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me and niffermouse spent the evening listening to david suzuki speak at the royal botanical gardens. he's just written an autobiography and is...well, touring to support it, i guess.

if you are in or near any of the following cities, go see him. well worth the $10.

Monday, April 24

GUELPH, ON

Norfolk United Church (75 Norfolk St), 7 pm

Tuesday, April 25

WATERLOO, ON

Humanities Theatre University of Waterloo, 7 pm

Tickets: University of Waterloo Bookstore

Thursday, April 27

PORT COLBORNE, ON

Roselawn Theatre (296 Fielden Avenue), 6 pm dinner and reception (optional)/8 pm event

Tickets: http://www.williamthomas.ca/

Friday, April 28

TORONTO, ON

University of Toronto Hart House Great Hall (7 Hart House Circle), 7:30 pm

Tickets: University of Toronto Bookstore

Phone: (416) 640-5836

Saturday, April 29

ORANGEVILLE, ON

Orangeville District Secondary School, 7:30PM

Tickets: BookLore Bookstore & Caledon Countryside Alliance

Phone: 519-942-3830

Sunday, April 30, 2006

LONDON , ON

Grand Theatre (471 Richmond Street), 7:30 pm

Tickets: University of Western Ontario Bookstore, Books Plus (519) 661-4091, & Grand Theatre Box Office

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Nice! Any highlights (biographical or otherwise)?

yes...a video clip of his daughter (age 11) addressing a plenary session of the 1992 UN conference on climate change. she formed a group called Environmental Children's Organization and raised money to get the group and families to the conference.

her message was basically "listen, you adults...you send us to school and you teach us to share and be kind to others and not be greedy and to clean up our own messes, and then you go off into the world and do the exact opposite. you're wrecking the place!"

what an amazing dad he is :)

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