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Unique Lives and Experiences

Hot Date: Clara Hughes Brings You Up to Speed

MARCH 26 The only Canadian athlete to win medals in both the summer and winter Olympics, Clara Hughes talks about overcoming obstacles as part of the Unique Lives and Experiences lecture series. Roy Thomson Hall, 7:30 p.m., $39.50 to $87.50; call 416-872-4255 or click here to buy.

Hot Date: Leading Lady

JUNE 7 Imagine dividing your time between travelling to 76 countries and implementing education and health care programs for women. This was a reality for former First Lady of the United States, Laura W. Bush, who shares her story in the final installment of a women’s lecture series presented by Unique Lives & Experiences. In addition to relating stories of her time in the White House, Mrs. Bush talks about her continued involvement with inspirational projects and issues of global significance such as human rights, and access to education and health care. Roy Thomson Hall, 7:30 p.m., $30 to $75; call 416-872-4255 or navigate here to order tickets.