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Toronto Branch - 2013 John Orr Award Dinner and Dance


Join us for the

Date: November 16, 2013
Time: 6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location: The Fairmont Royal York
100 Front Street West
Toronto, ON
For more information on the location please click here
Cost: $225 regular rate
$135 for recent Queen's grads (2008 or later)
$135 for current Queen's students
$1,800 regular rate per table of 10 (must be purchased as a table)


The Toronto Branch of the Queen's University Alumni Association invites you to celebrate the spirit of Queen's University at the 59th Annual John Orr Award Dinner and Dance honouring John A. Rae, Arts'67, for his outstanding contributions to the life and welfare of Queen's University.  


Held in the historic Fairmont Royal York, this black tie event offers alumni and friends the unique opportunity to step out in style and experience the Queen's spirit in Toronto.  Enjoy a champagne reception, followed by dinner and the award presentation and a performance by the Queen's Bands.  Later, you can dance the night away and reconnect with your Queen's University friends.

  •  6:00 pm     Champagne Reception
  •  7:00 pm     Dinner and Award Presentation
  •  9:15 pm     Queen's Bands Performance
  •  9:30 pm     Dance (with live band)

Dress: Black tie (optional)


Proudly sponsored by: RBC Capital Markets



  • Assortment of freshly baked breads, including: Pumpernickel, Sourdough, Ten Grain, Poppy Seed, Muesli, Onion Egg Bread and Butter
  • Citrus Roasted Butternut Squash and Vanilla Bean Velour, Garden Chives
  • Espresso Crusted Filet Mignon, Portobello and Rosemary Risotto, Braised Broccoli Rabe, Tawny Port Reduction and Tia Maria Emulsion
  • VEGETARIAN: Grilled Roasted Corn Polenta Cakes, Fennel and Saffron Fondue, Charred Asparagus and Tofu "Snow"
  • Dark Chocolate Hazelnut Truffle, Seasonal Berries, Crème Anglais


The Fairmont Royal York

100 Front Street West, Toronto, ON  M4J 1E3

1-800-441-1414 or reservations@fairmont.com

RSVP By: Nov 11, 2013

For more information, please contact:

Alison Infante
Registration Coordinator, Alumni Relations
Telephone: 1-800-267-7837 (toll-free Canada/US)
Fax: 1-613-533-6777
Email: events@queensu.ca

Toronto Alumni Branch
Visit: http://www.queenstoalumni.com/johnorr.html

Regrets: If you are unable to attend and would like to send a note of congratulations to Mr. John Rae, please
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Cancellation Policy: In the event that you have registered but are unable to attend, please notify the Queen's Alumni Contact Centre before the RSVP date for a full refund at 613-533-2060 or 1-800-267-7837 (toll free Canada/US). After the RSVP date, no refunds will be available, but substitutions may be possible.

Kingston, Ontario, Canada. K7L 3N6. 613.533.2000

For general inquiries about Office of Advancement events and programs, please call our Contact Centre at 1-800-267-7837 (toll free in Canada or the US), or 613-533-2060.