The reviews are in and Saturday's IMAGINATE: An Evening of Possibility was a great success, all around. Nearly 200 were in attendance for a celebration of engaging ideas, positive community energy, surprising art, and local delectables. Here's what audience members are saying:
"Thank you for bringing IMAGINATE to life. On the way home i wondered how to share the night with more people. Let me know how i can help "take it to the street". -R.B.
"Thank you so much – it was lovely and you did an amazing job!!" -M.B.
"The video with Victoria was particularly moving" -M.M.
"The reception was filled with conversation and goodwill -- a very fine evening all around." -B.C.
"I just want to thank you for the wonderful evening full of creative people and their ideas.It was a real pleasure-filled evening." -C.S.
"As with virtually everything the Green Wood community takes on, it was exceedingly successful and I believe it left everyone feeling inspired. Victoria's film was a stunning highlight among an entire night of top-notch work." -D.N.
"I really enjoyed each speaker and what they contributed. Each dynamic, informative and constructive. There is no limit to being mindfully creative with any pursuit we engage in." -S.W.
"Attended IMAGINATE, swung into gear by putting 10 jars of marmalade up... mmmmm." -P.G.
Many thanks are in order for what happened at IMAGINATE. From the financial support of Cameco, to Trinity College School for sharing their beautiful venue, the engaging presenters, the amazing volunteers who worked behind the scenes, and the in-kind provisions of the following local businesses, it was a great collaborative effort.
Black Beans Steakhouse & Lounge
The Publican House Brewery
Huff Estates Winery
Ganaraska Art & Framing
Queenies Bake Shop
Cravingz Port Hope