Fanshawe’s School of Building Technology named in honour of London construction icon Fanshawe’s School of Building Technology named in honour of London construction

At a celebration today, the family of the late Don Smith pledged their support of Fanshawe College by announcing the naming of the School of Building Technology to the Donald J. Smith School of Building Technology.  This generous donation by the Smith family is valued at $1 million. As a founding partner of EllisDon, Don Read More

Creative Age Workshops for Older Adults (50+)

Explore your creativity with other older adults (50+). Join us for free workshops in writing, photography, theatre, mixed media collage and dance. Choose one or attend them all. These workshops are presented with Creative Age London. All workshops are free but require registration. Register for any of the workshops through the Library’s main number, 519-661-4600. Read More

Contemporary London Authors Collection Book Launch

Join us at the Central Library for readings by London authors on April 25. We’re celebrating the Library’s Contemporary London Authors collection with readings by the authors of the newest books to be added to the collection. The Contemporary London Authors Collection includes works of fiction, poetry and plays, all written by London, Ontario authors. Read More

Vintage Base Ball at Historic Labatt Park

  Join the fun as Eldon House celebrates the closing of its 180th Anniversary Events with a vintage base ball game at London’s Historic Labatt Park. London Tecumsehs vs. Northville Eclipse Saturday, May 2 at 2 p.m.           Rain or Shine Everyone welcome – $2 admission visit Eldon House before the game for a presentation by Chip Read More

Fanshawe satisfaction high in performance indicators survey

The annual Key Performance Indicators (KPI) survey reveals Fanshawe eclipsed the provincial average with graduates continuing to find jobs and satisfaction with their education and training. Fanshawe’s graduate employment rate was 87.5 per cent, 3.5 per cent above the provincial average of 84 per cent.  “We are pleased with this year’s survey results,” says Fanshawe Read More

Fanshawe among the best of the best according to international students

Fanshawe ranks near the top world-wide for international students.  Fanshawe College continues to excel in serving and satisfying its growing population of international students. According to the results on the 2014 i-graduate International Student Barometer (ISB) survey, Fanshawe ranks second in the world and first among Ontario colleges for student satisfaction. The College finished first Read More

Western University’s David Bentley wins 2015 Killam Prize

Western University’s David Bentley – a nationally acclaimed teacher from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and a leading scholar of Canadian poetry – is a 2015 Killam Prize winner. The Canada Council for the Arts announced the recipients of the 2015 Killam Program earlier today. This prestigious program, administered by the Canada Council, is Read More

Jazz for the People

Join us for free jazz concerts at the Central Library in downtown London, featuring local and regional jazz musicians playing a range of jazz styles. March 18 with Charles Rallo Quartet, April 22 with Peter Hysen Octet and May 27 with John Knapp Group. Concerts are from 7:15 to 8:45 pm in the Wolf Performance Read More

Hamilton Road Community Health Fair

Monday, March 16 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Hamilton Road Seniors’ Centre & Community Centre, 525 Hamilton Road • Information, demonstrations and presentations • Door prizes & giveaways • Refreshments & snacks will be provided Provided in partnership by the City of London and the Crouch Neighbourhood Resource Centre with the assistance Read More