Category Archives: Toronto-gts

Toronto GTs meeting – Friday, March 15, 2024

Join us on Friday, March 15th, 2024 at 8 p.m.
OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, (SE corner of Church St.)

2023 BALKAN JOURNEY continues to Albania
presented by Gloria Tuck & Svatka Hermanek

Join us at OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, in downtown Toronto.

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

Toronto GTs meeting – Friday, January 19, 2024

Join us on Friday, January 19, 2024 at 8 p.m.
OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, (SE corner of Church St.)

2023 BALKANJOURNEYS
(food, fun, mountains, sea, Friendship Force conference and friends)

presented by Bruce & Marilyn Weber, Gloria Tuck & Svatka Hermanek

Join us at OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, in downtown Toronto;.)

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

Toronto GTs’ picnic – Friday, July 16, 2023

PICNIC & Potlach/Potluck

anytime after 1:30 p.m.

at Bruce Weber’s, 3 Oneida Ave. Algonquin Island.

Ferry to “Ward’s Island” leaves at
10:30, 11:30, 12:00, 12:30, 13:30, 14:00, 14:30
Get your tickets on-line and leave early
(you can deposit your ‘stuff’ at Bruce’s house, take a walk around the island, or go to the beach).
Just as last year, we invite you to prepare a short presentation (20
pictures – 20 seconds each – see the attached info about Pecha Kucha
format) and bring it on a memory stick.
Any questions? – contact Svatka

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

Toronto GTs meeting – Friday, November 17, 2023

Join us on Friday, November 17, 2023 at 8 p.m.
OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, (SE corner of Church St.)

“Going North:

  • Sault Ste. Marie and Churchill, Manitoba
    by Rasu Rosario and Roman Galinauskas
  • Moosonee/Moose Factory, Ontario
    by Austin Zhao and Bruce Weber
    Anyone else gone north? Bring a memory stick.

Join us at OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, in downtown Toronto;.)

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

Toronto GTs meeting – Friday, September 15, 2023

Join us on Friday, September 15, 2023 at 8 p.m.
OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, (SE corner of Church St.)

“South American Odyssey 2019, including –

  • Medellin, Colombia—reducing crime by 80%!
  • La Paz, Bolivia—mass transit via aerial cars
  • and lots more ”

by Dejan Ristic

Join us at OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, in downtown Toronto;.)

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

Toronto GTs meeting – Friday, May 26, 2023

Join us on Friday, May 26, 2023 at 8 p.m.
OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, (SE corner of Church St.)

Andreja Kovac is going to share TREASURES OF SLOVENIA

Join us at OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, in downtown Toronto;.)

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

Toronto GTs meeting – Friday, March 17, 2023

Join us on Friday, March 17, 2023 at 8 p.m.
OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, (SE corner of Church St.)

Gloria Tuck & Bruce Weber Introduce 2018 Friendship visit to Moscow/Korelev

Wear green – it’s St. Patrick’s Day!

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

Toronto GTs meeting – Friday, January 20, 2023

Join us on Friday, January 20, 2023 at 8 p.m.
OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, (SE corner of Church St.)

Alex Rice & Bruce Weber

present

TWO FACES OF THE PHILIPPINES

Join us at OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE, in downtown Toronto;.)

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

Toronto GTs meeting – November 18, 2022

We are back to meeting in person.  Please come to the next presentation 

GREEK ODYSEY

Bob Ciborowski (our new member) will share his experiences of 5 weeks’ sailing and island hopping in Greece

Also

BRUCE Weber on the BRUCE trail in the BRUCE Peninsula in BRUCE county by Fulin “Austin” Zhao

Join us on Friday, November 18, 2022 at 8 p.m.
OLD YORK TOWER, 85 THE ESPLANADE,
(SE corner of Church St.)

We are always looking for volunteer presenters.

Please contact
Svatka Hermanek hermaneks@yahoo.ca or
Bruce Weber bruceaweber@hotmail.com
EVERYONE WELCOME – ESPECIALLY VISITING TRAVELERS

TORONTO GTs’ annual PICNIC & Potlach Saturday, August 13, 2022

Saturday, August 13, 2022
any time after 1:30 p.m.

at Bruce Weber’s, 3 Oneida Ave. Algonquin Island.

Potluck: Bring some food and drinks to share

Pedicab, rowboat and canoe will be available.

Ferry to “Ward’s Island” leaves at 10:30,
11:30, 12:00 , 12:30, 13:30 (mask required)
Get your tickets on-line and leave early (you
can deposit your ‘stuff’ at Bruce’s house, take
a walk around the island, or go to the beach).

We invite you to prepare a short presentation (20 pictures – 20 seconds
each – see the attached info about Pecha Kucha format) and bring it on a
memory stick. Any questions? – contact Svatka 416-503-2933


For information on Ontario meetings, please contact Svatka : hermaneks@yahoo.ca or Bruce : bruceaweber@hotmail.com / tel. 416-203-0911. Meetings and travel presentations are held on the 3rd Friday in January, March, May (4th Friday), September and November at 8.00 p.m at Old York Tower, 85 The Esplanade ( corner of the Esplanade & Church St.) – two blocks east of the Union station. Public parking garage is at the foot of Church Street right next to the Old York Tower.