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In Conversation with North York Hockey Legend Angela James

Tuesday, 17 May 2022 13:00 – 14:15
This event is online
Category: Lecture

Whizbang Films in partnership with the City of Toronto Archives Presents... In Conversation with North York Hockey Legend Angela James

Join us on Tuesday, May 17, 1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. via Webex for Beyond The Archives 

with Moderator/Host Anne-Marie Woods, Educator for Outreach and Public Programming for the City of Toronto Archives and Cohost, Tabitha Grove, Production Supervisor for Whizbang Films.

Beyond The Archives is a new outreach initiative that highlights the authenticity of the City of Toronto Archives collections while connecting them to living stories, people, places or partnerships that can take our collections beyond the Research Hall. 

  
Special Guest: Author of There Once Was A Girl: AJ - Maria Siracusa Quinto

And Flemingdon Park Neighborhood Shero – Angela James 

Moderator and Host: Anne-Marie Woods (City of Toronto Archives)

Cohost: Tabitha Grove (Whizbang Films)

Angela James was one of the first three women inducted into the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Hockey Hall of Fame in 2008 and one of the first two inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2010. She was inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame in 2009. James was named to the Order of Hockey in Canada in 2021. Angela's story is one full of overcoming systemic barriers to become a legend in her community that now bears her name on a sports Arena.

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