Workers’ History of Spadina
June 11 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Hear colourful stories of working-class life in and around Spadina Avenue during the 20th century. Learn about the development of the garment district and its surrounding Jewish neighbourhoods, the rise of workers’ organizations, the parades and street-based protests, the rough and raunchy entertainment scene of the area, and its transition to a vibrant Chinese community.
|Start Point:||Spadina Avenue and College Street (southeast corner)|
|End Point:||Spadina Avenue and Queen Street|
|Cost:||$20 for general public, $14 for members; registration required|
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