Events

Celebrate Capes for Kids with us!

Want to host event for Capes for Kids 2021? 

If you have any questions or want to create an event for next year’s Capes for Kids, please reach out to our team at capesforkids@hollandbloorview.ca

Capes for Kids Virtual Scavenger hunt – The CAPEd Crusade
February 28 to March 1

Join us for our first ever Capes for Kids Virtual Scavenger Hunt! Participate and win amazing prizes while competing with one another by accepting challenges, solving clues, and more! The first 100 Capes for Kids fundraisers to register for the game will receive a mask and gift card to Fat Bastard Burrito delivered right to their house!

Steps to register:

  1. Download the GooseChase iOS or Android app.
  2. Choose to play as a guest, or register for an account.
  3. Search for “Capes for Kids” to join the game.
  4. Follow the prompts to register as an individual
  5. Read the waiver
  6. Once the game goes live on February 28, you’ll receive a notification from the app letting you know the game has begun. Open the app and play! Good luck!

 

Sunday Fitness FUNday! – February 28 

On Sunday, February 28, from 10 am to 11:30 am, take part in a series of Zoom exercise classes featuring: Breathing and Core Stability by Callum Fleming, Cardio by Alin Rista Fitness, and Yoga by Tramaine Cato.
 
Register by making a suggested donation of $25+ to the Cape Crusaders fundraising team, and one of their team members will be in touch with the Zoom link!
 

 

Free Online Meditation Sessions with Scarborough Online Meditation Team
Monday, March 1

7:30 p.m to 8:00 p.m.

Zoom Link
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7780131672

Start off your week with meditation! It reduces stress and increases wellness. It brings better focus and helps people become centered and balanced. Anyone can do it, and follow up sessions are free.

Join us for breathing exercises, positive affirmations, and energy balancing to achieve the desirable state of inner peace and mental silence. Relaxing music and short videos support the session, with participants able to ask questions and share experiences. 

Click the Zoom link at 7:30 p.m. and feel free to bring a friend
or family member. Everyone is welcome!

Follow-up Sessions:

  • Tuesday luncthime with Oksana – flexible time
  • Friday lunchtime with Prasana – flexible time
  • Monday, March 8th – 7:30 p.m.

 

Sketchlemania
March 2nd

Gotham Central Comics and Martin Slam Duncan of the podcast Fastball Special will be hosting a Sketchlemania Event. Artists will virtually come together to sketch live on Zoom. The theme will be – obviously – Caped Superheroes! 

For more info: https://www.facebook.com/gothamcentral/

 

Virtual Comedy Show
March 4th

Calling all comedy lovers!

Please join us at 6 p.m. for an evening of virtual hilarity in support of Holland Bloorview’s Capes for Kids campaign, featuring stand-up comedy, improv theatre and good ol’ fashioned jokes! Featuring some of Toronto’s comedy heroes, including:

  • The 2CPOs comedy duo
  • Desiree Walsh
  • …and so much more!

This is a free show, but donations to Capes for Kids are more than welcome! Hosted by: Tim Rose and Holland Bloorview’s own Tai Young

Tickets are free but RSVP for the event here: https://give.hollandbloorview.ca/page/76986/event/1

 

TEDxToronto Unchartered – March 4th

This Winter season, TEDxToronto continues its digital event series, Uncharted, with a fresh slate of speakers. Join our community of thinkers and doers to encounter critical new ideas and perspectives, be inspired to think differently, and engage in meaningful conversations. https://uncharted.tedxtoronto.com/

We have 20 spots to offer for the event so register today and use your promo code use CAPES4KIDS as a promo code.

Twitch Charity Stream with Toronto Argonauts Juwan Brescacin
March 5th

Starting at 6:00 pm, join Toronto Argonauts player Juwan Brescacin on his Twitch Charity Stream in support of Capes for Kids! Don’t miss out as guests and gamers, including various CFL players, join Juwan on his stream in. You’ll also get a chance to participate in some fun giveaways! 

The stream: https://www.twitch.tv/jboogiexciii

Capes for Kids Wrap-Up Event
March 5th

Hey Caped Crusaders! Join us during the lunch hour, on Friday March 5th for our Capes for Kids Wrap up event! We will be announcing our top teams and individual fundraisers, as well as a special guest.

Link: https://hollandbloorview.zoom.us/j/69648606655?pwd=MmRwNG5RY28rT2taK0hCTmRTMXQzUT09

Stay tuned for more exciting events!