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11/24/2016 Nerd Nite Holiday Nerdtacular Downtown $10 - $19

- Presentation 1: "Beyond Lindt, Nestle and Cadbury: A Brief History of Chocolate" by Julia Miller. This presentation dives into lesser-known chocolate history, covering everything from the French court's use of chocolate as an aphrodisiac to it's part in the Great Wars. - Performance: "The Trick That Almost Killed Me" by Keith Brown This trick put world-class magician Keith Brown in the hospital. He survived to share this epic tale. - Presentation 2: "Beer & Chocolate – A Bittersweet Love Story" by Doug Appledoorn. Find out why beer and chocolate are a match made in heaven, with samples provided for guided tastings. Trivia from the Nerd Nite Toronto Bosses, Ugly Sweater contest and raffle!
by via City of Toronto All Events

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