April 7, 2017, 4-6PM: Guest speaker at the Technoscience Salon: Decomposing and Recomposing Plant/People Futures. High Park Nature Centre. FREE.
May 8, 2017, 7-8 PM: Artist Talk on the History of Filipino Comics/Komiks by Kwentong Bayan at the Toronto Public Library for Asian Heritage Month. FREE.
June 3-25, 2017: Month-long installation of the Singing Plants in the Children’s Garden Greenhouse at Evergreen Brick Works , 550 Bayview Avenue. Greenhouse hours on website. FREE.
June 25th, 12-1 PM: Seed Bombs + Singing Plants. Jo & Kapwa Collective will facilitate a seed bomb workshop followed by a participatory jam session with singing plants and indigenous instruments. At the Chimney Court in the Children’s Garden at Evergreen Brick Works , 550 Bayview Avenue. FREE.
June 18, 2017, 2 PM: Cahoots Theatre presents a public reading of Hilot Means Healer by Jo SiMalaya Alcampo. Directed by Nina Lee Aquino. At Tapestry & Nightwood Theatre, 9 Trinity Street, Studio #316, 3rd floor in the Distillery District. Wheelchair accessible space with freight elevator access from 15 Case Goods Lane. Admission is Pay-What-You-Can (PWYC).
jo simalaya alcampo explores memory, healing, and kapwa values through storytelling and community-engaged art