Events Calendar

The Dunbar Community Centre Association is pleased to bring our community closer together with these annual special events. Please talk with our front desk staff for further information about any of these events.

december 2019

10dec7:00 pm- 12:00 amWinter Registration begins
24dec - 1jandec 241:00 amjan 1- 1:00 amWinter Break closure

january 2020

24dec - 1jandec 241:00 amjan 1- 1:00 amWinter Break closure
16jan7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Say, What’s in this Drink? Poisons in Ancient Greece and Rome
23jan7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Rumblings: Hunger and the Hunger for Change in Paris, 1870-1871
30jan7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Locks of Hairs and What Not To Wear: Death and Mourning Rituals in Victorian England

february 2020

6feb7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Some Effects of Relentless and Rapid Modernization: Trains as Facilitators of Merrimaking in the Literature of the Meiji and Taisho Eras of Japan (1868 – 1926)
13feb7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Bread and Circuses: Imperial Monopoly in the Roman Empire
20feb7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Hunger, Thirst and Jubilation: The Experience of the First Crusade
27feb7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Soup and Snobbery: Food in the Novels of Jane Austen

march 2020

5mar7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Who Wants To Live Forever? Body Hacking, Biological Immortality, and Other Ways to Evade Death
12mar7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - Ancient Maya Chocolate Pots: Not All Were Made for Drinking
19mar7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWinter Lecture Series - For Tomorrow We Die: The Black Death and its Impact, 1346-1351