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Without question, one of my favourite and most informative outings from last year was to Joe’s Musical Instrument Lending Library. Danielle did a fantastic job outlining the history of Joe’s M.I.L.L., and since then we’ve continued to help spread the good word. Similar to our other best of post from 2010 concerning KFPL, Joe’s M.I.L.L. [...]
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This week we learned that Kingston will not host the 2011 Memorial Cup, and that the city is making a bid to host the 2012 Scotties Tournament of Hearts. We also got a sneak peak at our first Mayoral candidate, Greg Soucie, who describes himself as “a pot-smoking veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder who hates [...]
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Homegrown Live is a music festival celebrating live music in Kingston. Join the fun at Kingston’s top live music venues and help raise money for the Joe Chithalen Memorial Musical Instrument Lending Library and collect food donations for the Partners in Mission Foodbank. In 2009, over $9000 was raised, plus close to 250 donated food items!
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I recently decided that I wanted to learn to play the mandolin. I’m a violinist so it seemed like a fairly possible endeavour since the tuning and fingering are identical. I had heard about, and even fundraised for, Joe’s Musical Instrument Lending Library but had never actually been there myself. It turns out it’s a [...]
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