Peterborough, Ontario

What is Peterborough, Ontario known for?


public energy

; Still Life, Wednesday mornings; Portrait, Wednesday afternoons (September–June); and Outdoor Artists, Thursday mornings (indoors October–April). There are a number of single artist and multi-member exhibits in paint (abstract and representational), various media and photography. Peterborough New Dance and Public Energy was founded by Bill Kimball in 1994, and is a presenter and animator of contemporary dance and performance. It is the only full-time presenter of contemporary dance in Ontario

, fine dining and jewelry stores. Annual events * Artsweek - annual celebration of the arts in Peterborough, held in September * Downtown Countdown - alcohol drug-free New Year's Eve celebration (website currently down) * Emergency: Festival of New Dance and Performance by Peterborough Area Artists - festival held in late March early April, produced by Public Energy and Peterborough New Dance * Peterborough Folk Festival - three-day music, arts and community festival, featuring free all


character created

in 1944 (1944 in literature). '''''The Papers of Samuel Marchbanks''''', published by Irwin (Irwin Publishing) in 1985 (1985 in literature), constitutes a collection of the writings of Samuel Marchbanks, a character created in 1944 by Canadian (Canada) novelist and journalist Robertson Davies when he was editor (editing) of the Peterborough Examiner newspaper in the small city of Peterborough, Ontario Peterborough


campaign team

Conservative Party Association and a key member of the campaign team that helped elect R.B. Bennett Prime Minister of Canada in 1930. She was appointed to the Senate by Bennett in 1935 and was the second female Senator after Cairine Wilson. She served until her death in 1956. '''Fleming College''', also known as '''Sir Sandford Fleming College''', is a List of Ontario Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology College of Applied Arts and Technology


music arts

, fine dining and jewelry stores. Annual events * Artsweek - annual celebration of the arts in Peterborough, held in September * Downtown Countdown - alcohol drug-free New Year's Eve celebration (website currently down) * Emergency: Festival of New Dance and Performance by Peterborough Area Artists - festival held in late March early April, produced by Public Energy and Peterborough New Dance * Peterborough Folk Festival - three-day music, arts and community festival, featuring free all


featuring quot

featuring "stillness" in some manner. His works have been played throughout North America, Europe, and elsewhere. Cherney maintains an active career as a composer, teacher and author; his book ''Harry Somers'' (1975, U of T Press) remains one of the most important and detailed works of reference on this composer. He was awarded the Jules Léger Prize for New Chamber Music in 1985 for ''River of Fire''. He is the brother of oboist Lawrence Cherney. York North


activism+career

;ref name "Calling Kennedy" He then worked as a historical researcher for the Government of Alberta in the early 1980s. He began his social activism career when he directed the volunteer program at an Edmonton Food Bank


book work

+Book.pdf.pdf title 2008 Complete Budget Highlights Book work Peterborough City Council date November 2007 accessdate 2008-10-31 Prior to the city being separated from it, the city was also the seat of Peterborough County. The '''Peterborough County Court House''' is located at 470 Water Street and was built between the years of 1838 and 1840


active play

; Gainey''' (born December 13, 1953 in Peterborough (Peterborough, Ontario), Ontario) is the former executive vice president and general manager of the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL). He is also a former professional ice hockey player who played for the Canadiens from 1973 until 1989. After retiring from active play, he became a hockey coach and later an executive with the NHL Minnesota North Stars Dallas Stars organization before returning


poutine

CJBHL - align "center" In the Canadian federal election of May 2, 2011 (Canadian federal election, 2011), both live calls and robocalls are alleged to have been placed with false caller ID, either to replace the caller's identity with that of a fictional person (Pierre Poutine of Joliette, Quebec)


diverse collection

http: www.pacac.ca Heritage_Information Heritage_Issues.htm title Peterborough Heritage Issues work Peterborough Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee year 2006 accessdate 2013-11-03 Peterborough is home to Canada's only authentic Venetian gondola service. Honeymoon Gondola offering romantic gondola rides to lovers in Little Lake at the Peterborough Marina. The Peterborough Museum & Archives is home to a diverse collection

Peterborough, Ontario

population_as_of 2011 population_note population_total 78698 (70th (List of the 100 largest municipalities in Canada by population)) population_density_km2 1233.6 population_urban 80660 population_density_urban_km2 1059.6 population_metro 118975 (33rd (List of metropolitan areas in Canada)) population_density_metro_km2 79.0 population_footnotes timezone Eastern (EST) (Eastern Time Zone) utc_offset -5 timezone_DST EDT (Eastern Time Zone) utc_offset_DST -4 elevation_m 195 website www.peterborough.ca postal_code_type Postal code span postal_code K9H, K9J, K9K, K9L area_code 705 (Area codes 705 and 249) footnotes Pop. Change (2001–2006): 4.8% Dwellings: 33,042¹ ¹ According to the Canada 2006 Census

'''Peterborough''' is a city on the Otonabee River in central (Central Ontario) Ontario, Canada, 125 kilometres (78 mi (Mile)) northeast of Toronto. In the 2011 census, the population of the City of Peterborough was 78,698 and that of the census metropolitan area (CMA) was 118,975. It presently has the 33rd largest CMA in Canada (List of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in Canada). The current mayor of Peterborough is Daryl Bennett. Peterborough's nickname of "The Electric City" underscores the historical and present day importance of technology and manufacturing as an economic base of the city, which has operations from large multi-national companies such as Siemens, Rolls Royce, and General Electric, and more local technology businesses such as Fisher Gauge and Bryston.

Peterborough is known as the gateway to the Kawarthas (Kawartha lakes (Ontario)), "cottage country", a large recreational region of the province. It is named in honour of Peter Robinson (Peter Robinson (1785–1838)), an early Canadian politician who oversaw the first major immigration to the area. The city is the seat of Peterborough County (Peterborough County, Ontario).

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