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Cancellation on Sunday, October 28

posted Sep 18, 2018, 5:53 PM by Johnny Lau

The 519 will be holding their annual fundraising gala on Sunday, October 28 so the Toronto Go Club will not be meeting that day.

We will resume meeting on Sunday, November 4.

Toronto Fall Cup 2018

posted Aug 25, 2018, 5:23 AM by Johnny Lau

The Toronto Go Club will be hosting a 2 day go tournament starting on Saturday, September 29, 2018 to Sunday, September 30, 2018. It'll be at the 519 in rooms 106 & 100. Players of all levels will be eligible for prizes.

For more info and registration, check out the CGA page.

Canadian Open training sessions with Sohyun Park 3P

posted Aug 20, 2018, 6:13 PM by Johnny Lau   [ updated Aug 25, 2018, 5:16 AM ]

Sohyun Park (3P) will be stopping by Toronto from Friday, August 24 to Monday, August 27 as she heads to the Canadian Open in Montreal. She would like to teach as many Go players as possible. Check the Canadian Go Association page for more info.

Friday, August 24, she will visit the University of Toronto Go Club for an informal lecture.

Saturday, August 25, she will be at Lawrence Park Go Club for lectures at $10 per person.
9:30 AM - Dan level lecture - "How to break through (overcome)."
11:00 AM - Kyu level lecture - "Find a vital point."
Please confirm with Jame Sedgwick.

Sunday, August 26, she will visit the Toronto Go Club around 2 PM for a free formal lecture.

Monday, August 27, she will visit the Lawrence Park Go Club.

UTGC Go & Beach Party

posted Jul 2, 2018, 7:42 AM by Johnny Lau

The University of Toronto Go Club is hosting a Go beach party at Woodbine Beach on Saturday, July 14  from 10 AM - 7 PM.

Everyone in the Go community is welcomed.

Anime North 2018

posted May 14, 2018, 7:36 AM by Johnny Lau

The Toronto Go Club will be hosting the Go demonstration tables at Anime North from Friday, May 25 to Sunday, May 27, 2018 at the Toronto Congress Centre. We will not be holding our usual Go meeting on Sunday, May 27, 2018 and will return to the 519 on Sunday, June 3, 2018.

Upcoming cancellations

posted Apr 14, 2018, 4:53 AM by Johnny Lau   [ updated Apr 14, 2018, 4:53 AM ]

The Toronto Go Club will not meet on:
Sunday, May 27, 2018
Sunday, June 24, 2018, and
Sunday, July 1, 2018.

We resume meeting on the following weeks:
Sunday, June 3, 2018, and 
Sunday, July 8, 2018.

Playing Go Under The Cherry Blossom Trees (Date Not Confirmed)

posted Apr 5, 2018, 8:42 AM by Johnny Lau   [ updated May 4, 2018, 7:24 AM ]

The Toronto Go Players Meetup will be hosting a Cherry Blossom viewing and Go event at High Park.

The tentative date is Sunday, May 13 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Check their website for updates.

Toronto Spring Meet 2018

posted Mar 18, 2018, 6:21 PM by Johnny Lau

The Toronto Go Club will be hosting a go tournament on Saturday, April 21, 2018. It'll be at the 519 in room 100. Players of all levels will be eligible for prizes.

For more info and registration, check out the CGA page.

The University of Toronto Go Club 3rd Open

posted Feb 6, 2018, 7:40 AM by Johnny Lau

The University of Toronto Go Club will be hosting a go tournament on Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 8am to 5pm in the East Common Room of the Hart House. Everyone is encouraged to participate. Registration is $10 (pre-registration) and $15 (at the door).

For more info and registration, check out the CGA events page.

The Surrounding Game (free screening at U of T)

posted Nov 27, 2017, 5:42 PM by Johnny Lau

Join The University of Toronto Go Club for a free screening of The Surrounding Game (2017, 1hr 37min). 

Please register on Eventbrite to receive your tickets!
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-surrounding-game-free-screening-uoft-tickets-40772567848

Doors at the Innis Town Hall will open at 6:30 PM, and the film will start ~10 minutes after.
Following the screening, the floor will be open for Q&A with:

Will Lockhart, Director (via video chat)
Gansheng Shi, 1p Professional Go player
James Sedgwick, President, Canadian Go Association

For the truly curious, our club will be hosting Go tutorials in the lobby following the discussion. We will be there until 10 PM!

Movie Trailer: https://www.surroundinggamemovie.com/

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