EVENTS

Always check our EVENTS page on Facebook for recent event updates!

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Starting Sunday Nov 22, 2015 6:30 p.m. to 8 :30 p.m. $10 p/p (EVERY OTHER SUNDAY)
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Past events!

We do celebrate / host many events on a weekly basis, to see them all check our Facebook.

Friday, May 8th, 2015: WORLD FAIR TRADE DAY 2015
More info here:
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Sunday, Feb 22 – 1 to 5 p.m. #event #freeevent #news YOU ARE INVITED to celebrate with us our 3rd Anniversary! Free demos by our Zumba, Yoga and Nia instructors @ EL SALON, treats, raffles, ALL AGES welcome!https://www.facebook.com/events/1388979644742160/
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 Our 3rd Anniversary is coming up and YOU are invited!

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http://www.siliconhalton.com/events/upcoming-event-posts/532-tgif-tech-tech-and-toddies

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RECURRING WEEKLY EVENTS:

SALSA NIGHT IN OAKVILLE! – NOCHE DE SALSA EN OAKVILLE!

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See more videos about Salsa Night on our YOU TUBE CHANNEL

Watch one of our many demos:

Find us on MEETUP

Like us on FACEBOOK

Find our SALSA MUSIC – we have some CD’s at the cafe and some interesting links in our MUSIC page! https://tasteofcolombia.wordpress.com/music/

RECURRING EVENT:

Spanish Conversation Club with Yury:

Join us every Wed from noon til 2 pm to practice your Spanish with Yury (native speaker). You must have a previous knowledge of Spanish good enough to carry a conversation. See our group on Meetup.com:

 http://www.meetup.com/Club-de-Conversacion-en-Espanol-Spanish-Conversation-Club/

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CELEBRATION OF WORLD FAIR TRADE DAY 2014 (WFTD 2014):

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Come and visit us for the World Fair Trade Day 2014 event at Taste of Colombia, Fair Trade Coffee & Gift Shop on Wed, May 14, 2014, 10-5 p.m..This year the theme for celebration is ‘The People of Fair Trade’- which means both the producers and YOU, the valuable consumers!Please come and join us with your family and friends for a day filled with activities for various age groups: card making, puzzles and painting for young children; documentaries on Fair Trade; live demos of recipes made from Fair Trade products; sharing information with other Fair Trade promoters.As part of the celebration we will be hosting another group that brings hand crafts from India for you to see and learn more about them (GRASSROOTS – Oakville).MAY 14, 2014:

Today we help educate our clients about fair trade with printed materials, documentaries, questions & answers and we also hosted a young fair trade organization (GRASSROOTS OAKVILLE) to showcase and sale their fair trade products from India! We will still have all the materials available tomorrow morning and display the documentaries again in case you miss it today! Thank you for supporting our business and in turn all those producers who make and produce the goods we consume!

 

See a VIDEO of our newest class at EL SALON “Flamenco Class” by Beatriz Gomez – every Thursday from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. :


Please save the date to celebrate with us our second anniversary and the official launching of “El Salon” our brand new multipurpose room (unit #3 right next to us) that will be connected to our cafe and used for a variety of activities such as Spanish over Coffee, Zumba, Yoga, Salsa practices and our very popular SALSA NIGHT! We will enjoy a day full of treats and activities for the whole family! Calendar of activities will be added to this event soon.

When? Saturday, February 22, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. Several activites during the day. Please check event on our Facebook page for full calendar: https://www.facebook.com/events/1409926989253277/

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Always check our EVENTS page on Facebook for recent event updates!

 

Amnesty

THIS IS WHAT WE WANT TO TELL YOU:

October 19, 2013 organized by Amnesty Int’l from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

https://www.facebook.com/events/238247966330437/

CELEBRACION DE LA INDEPENDENCIA DE COLOMBIA 

More details on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/events/405978859509870/

Dia de la Independencia de Colombia

Live Music with Jordan Raycroft and Eric Brandon!

Live Music with Jordan Raycroft and Eric Brandon!

ALUNA CAFE by Aluna Theatre

When: Monday, May 27, 2013

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Cost: Donation “Pay What You Can” PWYC

Aluna is a registered charity in Canada.

See this event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/241698195969141/

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World Fair Trade Day 2013 (WFTD)

How are you celebrating World Fair Trade Day

(WFTD) 2013 this May?

World Fair Trade Day (WFTD) is usually celebrated every year in May. This year it will be celebrated around the world between May 4 -19, 2013. FairTrade Colombia and Taste of Colombia Fair Trade Coffee Gift Shop are putting together an event on Wednesday, May 8 to learn, celebrate, and promote fair trade. Come to our Coffee & Gift Shop that day to enjoy a cup of fresh FAIR TRADE COFFEE or TEA and also to view documentaries on the subject and to collect materials about fair trade. We will show you the difference between conventional trade and fair trade. What difference can you make in your local community and much more.Fair Trade Colombia invites you to celebrate with us WFTD 2013 in our beautiful cafe in Oakville, Ontario, Canada.

This is an all day event where we will be distributing free fair trade materials, showing documentaries, talking about fair trade and giving FREE fair trade coffee and tea!

When: Wednesday, May 8 2013

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Taste of Colombia – Fair Trade Coffee & Gift Shop 67 Bronte Road, Unit #2, Oakville, ON L6L 3B7

Cost: FREE!

This is a worldwide celebration to educate consumers and producers around the globe. See more about it on these official websites:

FAIR TRADE RESOURCE NETWORK: http://www.ftrn.org/

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WORLD FAIR TRADE ORGANIZATION (WFTO):

http://www.wfto.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=909&Itemid=330

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FAIR TRADE CANADA: 

http://fairtrade.ca/en/get-involved/fair-trade-fortnight

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FAIR TRADE COLOMBIA & TASTE OF COLOMBIA:

http://www.fairtradecolombia.com

See how we are celebrating WFTD 2013 in Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/events/442866745802482/

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 VIDEO SCREENING AND LIVE DISCUSSION AFTER THE PREMIERE OF THE MOVIE:

DO THE MATH

From: 350.org Website:

Friends,
On Sunday, April 21st — what we’re calling “Earth Night” — 350.org will premiere a film about our work and our growing movement.

It features the big tour we did across the country last fall, and so the film is also called “Do the Math.” The trailer for the movie was just released a few minutes ago — check it out:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=-zfinOCgRQ0


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First Year Anniversary Week Celebration!

Taste of Colombia is 1 year old!

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During the week of February 19 -24, 2013 we will be hosting CUSTOMER APPRECIATION WEEK for our client and visitors to thank them for their continued support! Bring a friend and show them our cafe and enjoy the treats and surprises we will have for you!

Find this event in Facebook and share it! Gracias!

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CHINESE BRUSH DEMO

by Local Artist Bernardette Oppenheim Duzyk

When: Monday, February 11, 2013 

Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 a.m. 

Cost: FREE EVENT!

See Bernardette’s Gallery here

More details about this event in our Facebook Page:

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SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2012  from 10 a.m. to 12 noon – Free Event!

NOVENA AL NINO JESUS! NOVENA TO BABY JESUS! 

More info in our Facebook page (please confirm – due to seating availability)

http://www.facebook.com/events/403927519676752/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_worldwide#Colombia

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Upcoming Events at Taste of Colombia – Fair Trade Coffee & Gift Shop:

Saturday, Nov 3, 2012

What: Building Community Resilience Together (Mini-Symposium / Fair 

 More info here: http://www.meetup.com/GoLocalOakville/events/87206922/

From 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Where:  1225 Trafalgar Road / Oakville Town Hall (Trafalfar & QEW)

FREE EVENT! Free Organic / Fair Trade Coffee and Tea Samples!!!!!

Here some photos of this event:

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COLOMBIA’S INDEPENDENCE DAY! – DIA DE LA INDEPENDENCIA DE COLOMBIA

(See pictures of this event on our Facebook Page) Thank you for participating! the event was amazing!

When:  Friday, July 20, 2012 – from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Colombia celebrates it’s National Independence Day on July 20. We invite all Colombians to celebrate by coming to our cafe and participate in different activities.  Children and adults are encouraged to wear typical dresses to enter our raffle to win prizes. To learn more about it visit:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colombia

See this event on Facebook and share it with your friends: http://www.facebook.com/events/404128006291553/

Share it on Twitter:  https://twitter.com/#!/TASTEOFCOLOMBIA

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PAST EVENTS:

WORLD FAIR TRADE DAY 2012 CELEBRATION!

Fair Trade Colombia invites you to celebrate with us WFTD 2012 at our beautiful cafe in Oakville, Ontario on Saturday, May 12, 2012.
This is an all day event where we will be distributing free fair trade materials, showing documentaries, talking about fair trade and giving away FREE fair trade coffee!

Where: Taste of Colombia – Fair Trade Coffee & Gift Shop – 67 Bronte Road, Unit #2, Oakville, ON L6L 3B7
When: Saturday, May 12, 2012
Time: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Cost: FREE!

This is a world wide celebration to educate consumers and producers around the globe.

See more about it on these official websites:
Fair Trade Colombia is a proud sponsor of this celebration through the Fair Trade Resource Network in the USA.
Also, as promotional partners of Fair Trade Canada (FLO) we will be distributing their educational materials during our event.
If you are interested in joining the committee that we are forming to push the Fair Trade Town Initiative to make Oakville a Fair Trade Town in the future, please let us know.


Visit our Blog, leave us comments and find our Facebook, Twitter, Urban Spoon and Yelp accounts. Your feedback is very important to us: www.tasteofcolombia.ca

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Art Workshop at Taste of Colombia by Art on Hixon Studio

On Sunday, May 6, 2012 Artist Patricia Carrasquilla will be conducting an art workshop at our cafe for children 5 years and up. They will create an art piece right in time for Mother’s Day.
Registrations can be done either at the cafe or directly with Patricia at 905-469-6728 – Only $5 per child. Limited spaces. Only a few spots left.

When: Sunday, May 6, 2012
Time: 11 a.m. til 12:30 noon

More info at http://www.artonhixonstreet.com

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