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      Bata Museum & Gardiner Museum - SaGE International in Toronto

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      February 26, 2019

      Tuesday  10:30 AM

      327 Bloor Street West
      Toronto, Ontario M5S1W7

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      Bata Museum & Gardiner Museum - SaGE International

      -Ticket Sales Ends at 9:00pm on Feb 24 - Visit 2 Museums in 1 Day. Private Tours & Workshops included.  Museum 1 - Bata Shoe Museum "Discover the treasures of North America’s inspiring, charming and surprising shoe museum. The Bata Shoe Museum (BSM) regularly displays over a thousand shoes and related artifacts, chosen from a collection of over 13,000 objects, in architect Raymond Moriyama’s iconic, award-winning building. The BSM celebrates the style, development and function of footwear across four impressive galleries, with displays ranging from Chinese bound-foot shoes and ancient Egyptian sandals to chestnut-crushing clogs and glamorous platforms. Over 4,500 years of history are reflected in our permanent exhibition, All About Shoes while our three other galleries feature changing exhibitions – so there’s always something new to see. Join us for a gallery tour and a hands-on session where you will have the opportunity to examine objects up close while experienced guides explain the fascinating stories behind the shoes! " Museum 2 - Gardiner Museum "Come to the Gardiner Museum and learn about the distinct cultures that flourished from western Mexico to southern Peru.  This ceramics collection reveals the history, beliefs, and gastronomy of the Ancient Americas. Civilizations from the Ancient Americas made outstanding contributions that range from incredibly accurate calendars to astonishing monuments of architecture.  They also left a number of ceramic pieces which, thousands of years later, still speak to their skill and artistry. You will go on a gallery tour guided by one of the Museum's Curator/Archeologist, followed by a hands-on clay class." Itinerary: 10:30am - meet inside the main entrance of the Bata Shoe Museum 11:00 am - Guided private tour begins (gallery tour with hands-on experience included) 12:00pm - Free time to explore the museum on your own 12:30pm - Walk to the Gardiner Museum 1:00pm - Guided private tour by Curator/Archeologist begins 1:30pm - Private Claymaking workshop begins 3:00pm - End of workshop, free time to explore the museum on your own. Want to win an iPad Mini?! 1. Attend at least 2 of our Canadian Experience field trips this Winter semester 2. Post an awesome photo / video with an interesting caption of your 2 chosen SaGE Canadian Experience field trips on Instagram.  3. Follow us @centennial_sage and @centennialinternational on Instagram 4. Tag @centennial_sage and @centennialinternational on your photo/video and use #sage_contest hashtag in the caption. A winner will be chosen and announced on Instagram at the end of the Winter 2019 semester (date to be selected) by the International Department team. Ticket Limit - 1 per student (multiple tickets will be cancelled) Only students who are enrolled at Centennial College can purchase our discounted student group tickets. Please note, you will be required to input your 9-digit Centennial College Student Number (on your offer letter or student card) when registering. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Transportation - please visit the TTC site for directions to the Bata Shoe Museum  Age Requirement If you are under 18 years old, your parent/guardian will need to sign the Waiver and Release Form. Once signed, please scan and email this form to, attention Priscila. What to Bring You will need to present all of the following: (1) your Eventbrite ticket; (2) your Centennial College offer letter or student card with your 9-digit Student Number; and (3) a government-issued photo ID document for identification purposes (e.g. passport, ON card). Food is not provided, please bring your own snacks or meal.  Questions? Please send us an email at with attention to Priscila. Event time and dates are subject to change. An email will be sent out to all students who have registered if there are any changes to our programming. 

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