Upcoming events

Sep
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Sep
29

Screening Room Sept 22-28th

Check out the updates and Film Screening times from our friends at THE SCREENING ROOM!  (Pssst..get your Screening Room Newletter here)   From Wendy Huot: This week we're playing Close to Vermeer, a new documentary that's been a hit on the art-house cinema circuit—it gives a behind-the-scenes look into the staging of largest Vermeer exhibition ever, at The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.CatVideoFest returns to The...

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Sep
18
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Sep
23

Four Directions Events This Week

 Four Directions Indigenous Student CentreSeptember 18 - September 22, 2023 Follow our socials for daily updates and information      4D Linktree Check out the Four Directions Events Calendar HERE for the most up to date information on our programs and events! Click HERE to see the full calendar of events for Consent Awareness Week 2023! β€Š STEM:InA is an academic and community-building support program for...

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Sep
18
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Sep
25

This Week's Local Events Listings Sept 18 to Sept 24

Community Events Calendar And now it’s time for the CFRC Community Concert and Events Calendar for September 18th through September 24th. Have an event you would like covered on our website and news programming?  Contact us via cfrc.ca today!   September 18th  From September 18th-24th, Tom Wilson is holding an exhibition that explores the systemic erasure of Indigenous culture in...

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Sep
20
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Oct
14

Upcoming Drag Shows in Kingston

    Your DragShow.ca updates Here are your DragShow.ca weekly update of events for Southeastern Ontario. Tyffanie sends them automatically Wednesday mornings if new events are posted. These events were added to DragShow.ca in the last week. Check back to DragShow.ca for all current events. Please share with friends, family, or anyone who may be interested.   Hello Jorgeous in Kingston – Drag...

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Sep
18
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Sep
24

This Week at The Agnes

  This Week at Agnes FREE PUBLIC LECTURES Frances K. Smith Lectures on ArtistNorval Morrisseau In-Person, 21 September, 6–7:30 pm   Sign up to join us for this evening of talks, with a reception to follow.Dr Carmen Robertson presents Entanglements and Teachings in the Art of Norval Morrisseau
. Following the interconnected lines of inquiry his artworks posit, Robertson interrogates some of the complex teachings...

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Sep
10
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Oct
02

Kingston WritersFest 2023 Sept 27-Oct 1

Discover the entire exciting lineup for Kingston Writersfest's 15th Annual Festival! Whether you love fiction, social issues, food writing, or spoken word, KWF 2023 offers events in a wide variety of genres to inspire and engage. Also, visit their 2023 Author page, or download the Digital Program Guide and Schedule at a Glance to learn more.

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Sep
16
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Oct
05

Standing in the Shadow of the Moon

  Solar spotlight: Learn with KFPL, Queen’s, The McDonald Institute in advance of Oct. eclipseSolar eclipses are awe-inspiring natural phenomena that provide an excellent opportunity forskywatchers and astronomy enthusiasts to witness the beauty and wonder of our universe — anopportunity soon coming with a solar eclipse crossing North, Central and South America on October 14.To enhance the experience, the Kingston...

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Sep
14
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Oct
14

Cataraqui Conservation Fall Events

  Upcoming Events    True North Aid Reconciliation Walk at Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area. September 29 & 30. Learn More        Friends of Lemoine Point Tree Sale - Sept. 23 Learn More       Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area Host Fall Tree Sales Learn more       TD Tree Days - Community Tree Planting...

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Sep
10
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Oct
02

We're Hiring! Fall Work-Study Positions!

Campus News Reporter The Campus News Announcer works with CFRC's news team to coordinate coverage of campus news on CFRC 101.9 FM's airwaves. The Campus News Announcer will be reponsibile for:-monitoring news feeds for breaking campus news, events and interview opportunities at Queen's University-recording talks, guest lectures, conference proceedings-attending SGPS and AMS council meetings to record and report upon them-writing,...

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Jul
14
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Oct
18

Tickets On Sale for Upcoming Flying V Productions Shows

Our friends at Flying V Productions have a HUGE fall lineup of concerts and tickets are on sale now including a concert featuring two Polaris Prize shortlisted artists, Dan Mangan with Aysanabee!   Live Music in Kingston | Flying V Productions JUST ANNOUNCED - Jenn Grant at The Grad Club On sale NOW!   UPCOMING SHOWS Great Lake Swimmers September...

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Past Events

Sep
18
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Sep
21

Queen's Men's Rugby Giving Day

From our friends at Queen's Gaels Men's Rugby Remember the date! Wednesday September 20th is Queen’s Men’s Rugby giving day – a one day event where you can contribute to the future of our program.   What is giving day?  Giving day is an open donation day – for 24 hours only - where you can provide support to help the program...

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Sep
13
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Sep
17

This Week at Hotel Wolfe Island!

     From our friends at Hotel Wolfe Island: "Some folks think summer (and fun) ends on Labour Day weekend.  That's not us. We're committed to bringing you the most fun, moving, delicious, coolest, community-building-est gatherings, week in, week out, throughout the year. And our beautiful waterfront patio remains open as long as the pleasant weather lasts. Don't believe us?...

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Sep
19
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Sep
21

Counterprotest to support 2SLGBTQIA+ folx Sept 20th

A Kingston Counter Protest organized by @florafawning, @beewitcheddrag and supported by various drag artists and gender diverse folx and groups is happening on Wed Sept 20th 9am-12pm. 2SLGBTQIA+ folx, allies and loves ones are invited to peacefully protest at Confederation Basin. We will show up, joyful, loud, and proud in the face of hatred and violence toward gender diverse folx. @transfamilykingston says "Let...

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Sep
01
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Sep
10

CFRC Orientation Week Events

Welcome back Queen's students! CFRC 101.9 FM, YOUR campus radio station is excited to welcome you all back this fall to Queen's University!  Join us during Orientation Week for great opportunities to learn more about how you can get involved with your campus radio station and to learn more about the amazing music and spoken word programming we have on...

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Aug
19
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Aug
20

Gertrudes Album Release Party

Join local folkestra, The Gertrudes for a free, first-come first-seated album release party at Daft Brewery on Princess Street in Kingston, August 19 at 7PM. Enjoy some really nice beer and snacks. They'll also have vinyl for sale!

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Aug
14
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Aug
21

Upcoming Flying V Productions Shows!

  Live Music in Kingston | Flying V Productions Recently added: Featurette, The East Pointers and Fortunate Ones, & Mariel Buckley - On sale NOW!   UPCOMING SHOWS Great Lake Swimmers September 14, 2023 7:00pmThe Isabel Bader Centre Tickets Featurette October 13, 2023 7:00pmThe Grad Club Tickets Dan Mangan with Aysanabee Oct 19, 2023The Grand Theatre Tickets The Paper Kites...

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Aug
20
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Aug
31

Upcoming KPP Concerts

Whoa folks!KPP has a pretty epic few months of live music lined up for you. And lots more is yet to be announced!Check your calendar, find your favourite band, and grab your tix!Or, why not try something new?Pick a band you've never heard of & show up - no expectations!Date night, family night (most shows are all-ages!), or just a solo...

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Jul
24
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Aug
19

Kick & Push Festival-Tickets on Sale Now!

      The Kick & Push Festival including TK FRINGE All are invited to the free Festival Kick-Off onSaturday, July 22nd at 4pmwith games, music, and dancing inSpringer Market Amphitheatre.   BUY TICKETS  

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Jul
19
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Jul
31

Bands! Get a free music video + $1000 for participation πŸ’₯

Hey Kingston (and area) bands! Have you heard of the Slaight Music Video Program? It's run by the Kingston Canadian Film Festival and Tourism Kingston and will fund the creation of 10 music videos this coming fall/winter. CFRC and our friends at KPP Concerts are here to help spread the word in the music world (deadline to apply is July...

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Jul
10
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Jul
28

CFRC Shortwave Radio Theatre Camp!

  Updates! July 14th 2023-Shortwave Radio Theatre Camp Week One is finishing off an amazing week of radio theatre fun recording their final theatrical performance (airing later this summer) AND taking over the airwaves starting at 1 PM! This week's teen campers have put together great show filled with hip hop, house music, female pop punk vibes, and African music...

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Jul
28
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Jul
29

Kardinal Offishall & Maestro Fresh Wes to Headline Rockin' the Square

  When: Friday, July 28 starting at 8 p.m.Where: Springer Market SquareCost: Free live performance On July 28 at 8 p.m., Springer Market Square will be hip hoppin’ with Kardinal Offishall and special guest Maestro Fresh Wes as the City of Kingston once again presents Rockin’ the Square. A local opening act will be announced closer to the show. Rockin’ the Square is the City’s...

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Jun
30
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Jul
01

CFRC DJ Michael Boulos @ Next Church June 30th!

CFRC's own Michael Boulos, aka DJ Third Place is spinning all sorts of amazing club, trance and rave music with new and familiar DJs at Next Church (86 Colborne Street) on Friday June 30th.  Doors open at 7, cost is $15 at the door. The dry event is 19+, masked, accessible, and will not be a place for hatred, bigotry,...

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Aug
20
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Aug
21

Back to The Farm Returns August 20th

𝔹𝔸ℂ𝕂 𝕋𝕆 𝕋ℍ𝔼 𝔽𝔸ℝ𝕄 πŸšπŸ˜πŸšπŸ›   Head Back to the Farm for the MacKinnon Brothers' 8th annual beer and music festival! August 20th 11AM-Close   Lineup includes The Blue Stones, Joel Plaskett Emergency, Paul Langlois Band, Boston Levi, Nice On, Lauren Carson, Savannah Shea, Reckless & Banded, Kojak and The Empties.     Stay tuned to CFRC for upcoming artist...

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Jun
23
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Jun
24

This Week on The Kingston Curator!

This week on the Kingston Curator Lauren has two conversations on upcoming festivals for you to check out: organizers Lory Macdonald and Sophie Kiwala of the upcoming ArtFest Kingston, and Charlie Boudreax, executive director of the national Image+Nation Queer Short Film Festival.Mary has your live music calendar and coverage, featuring an interview with singer-songwriter Emma Cook, as well as a...

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Jun
21
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Jun
25

Skeleton Park Arts Festival

SAVE THE DATE! This year's Skeleton Park Arts Festival is happening  in McBurney Park in Kingston from June 21 to 25 2023, featuring all the usual shenanigans plus music from The Lemon Bucket Orkestra, Alex Cuba, Kasador, Ombiigizi, Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, Bangerz Brass and many more!  Details from SPAF forthcoming!  Learn more on the SPAF website.

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Jun
04

CFRC's Own Bruce Kauffman Launching New Book

Sunday, June 4th at 6pm, head on down to Novel Idea as poet, spoken word promoter and "Finding a Voice" program host Bruce Kauffman launches his latest poetry collection. Setting an atmosphere for the event, musician Irwin Streight will perform a few of his favourite songs. Bruce will then read from the new book, ‘still arriving.’Come out and meet Bruce!...

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