Special Membership Event

What Makes Niagara Wines Great?
Interactive Wine Tasting Tutorial with Tony Aspler

This event is for members only and their guests.

Tony has been writing about wine for 30 years and today, he is the most widely respected wine writer in Canada. He was the wine columnist for The Toronto Star for 21 years and has authored 12 books on wine and food.

Tony is the creator of the annual Ontario Wine Awards competition, an honorary governor of Cuvée, and a director of the Independent Wine & Spirit Trust. He is also a director of The Canadian Wine Library.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

10:00 AM To 12:00 PM

Armenian Community Centre
156 Martindale Road
St. Catharines, ON L2S 2X9
(Wheelchair Accessible)

$10.00 to sample 3 wines (optional)
No cost to attend the lecture

The lecture is free for members and guests. You have the option to sample 3 Niagara wines (Riesling, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc) for a cost of $10.

Tickets for wine tasting will be limited to 120. No tickets will be sold at the event.

An email will be sent to all members with the registration details.

If you have any questions, please email contactus@llniagara.ca

Become a member of Lifelong Learning Niagara and you will be added to our Membership email list. You will receive email announcements about Special Events plus advance notice to registration dates.

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April 17, 2019 – Special Lecture to Launch Spring Lecture Series 2019
The Shaw Festival: Creating a more human theatre experience with Tim Jennings

December 5, 2018 – Annual General Meeting (Members Only)
“Heart of Turtle Island: The Niagara Escarpment” with Mark Zelinski, Award-winning photography since 1977

August 29, 2018 – Special Lecture to Launch Fall Lecture Series 2018
Ellis Katsof, Founder and CEO of MyProtirement

July 18, 2018 – Special Lecture
Canadian Playwright Norm Foster
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April 25, 2018 – Special Lecture to Launch Spring Lecture Series 2018
Sally Armstrong
Uprising: A New Age is Dawning for Every Mother’s Daughter

December 6, 2017 – Annual General Meeting (Members Only)
Paul Benedetti
“You Can Have A Dog When I am Dead: Essays on Life at an Angle”

August 30th, 2017 – Members Only
Janet Matthews
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April 5th, 2017 – Members Only
Bryan Wylie
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December 7th, 2016 – Members Only
Colin Maier
Short Musical Program

October 19th, 2016 – Annual General Meeting (Members Only)

September 21st, 2016 – Special Lecture
Katherine Barber
Bachelor For Rent: Things You Never Suspected About Canadian English

August 24th, 2016 – Members Only
Bryan Wylie
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