Events

YPC continues to give you exclusive access to ROM collections, curatorial staff, and galleries.

Not a member of YPC yet? With frequent events, there is never a bad time to join this dynamic group of young philanthropists. Check out our upcoming events!

Upcoming Events

Patrons Preview of Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Be among the first to see this Canadian premiere, which tells the dramatic story of an ancient civilization frozen in time.

YPC ROM Walk: Cabbagetown North
Monday, July 13, 2015
We're looking forward to our second annual YPC ROM Walk. Nestled in the heart of downtown Toronto, Cabbagetown is a heritage community, full of incredible homes dating back to the 1850s, brought back to life through restoration, renovation and community pride.

YPC 10th Anniversary Trip to Paris, France
September 1-7, 2015
In celebration of our milestone 10th year, we're offering an exclusive trip to Paris, France, one of the world's most beautiful and beloved cities.
 

 

Recent Events

Chairs' Reception
Thursday, May 7, 2015
The Chairs’ Reception celebrates philanthropy at the Royal Ontario Museum, thanking and recognizing donors, patrons, sponsors and volunteers whose generous support has made the ROM one of the world’s great museums.

YPC Gallery Tour: People's Choice
April 20, 2015
What would you do with a night at the Museum? We left the choice up to YPC Members based on popular vote. We look forward to welcoming you into the ROM for a special after-hours chance to explore the storied Galleries of Africa: Egypt & Nubia with the help of resident ROM expert Dr. Krzysztof Grzymski.

PROM X
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Join hundreds of YPC members and guests for the 10th annual PROM. Inspired by the exhibition Douglas Coupland: everywhere is anywhere is anything is everything, PROM X will be an unforgettable night of live entertainment and dancing, electric activities, gourmet fare and singular lounge areas. Come together for a pop explosion party and pay homage to one of Canada’s most celebrated contemporary artists, writers and thinkers. Tickets are on sale now at rom.on.ca/prom.

YPC Tour of the Aga Khan Museum
Thursday, March 12, 2015
YPC Members are invited to an exclusive after-hours tour of Toronto's newest museum. Offering visitors a window into worlds perhaps unknown or unfamiliar, the Aga Khan Museum showcases the artistic, intellectual and scientific heritage of Islamic civilizations across the centuries from the Iberian Peninsula to China.

YPC Speaks: 10th Anniversary Celebration
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
We hope you can join us for a special evening to celebrate YPC’s incredible decade of ROM support. In honour of our 10th anniversary we’re opening up this dynamic new YPC event to the community. Members will be encouraged to bring guests and tickets will also be available to members of the general public.

Patrons Preview of Douglas Coupland: everywhere is anywhere is anything is everything
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
RPC and YPC Members are invited to an exclusive preview of Douglas Coupland’s new art exhibition at the ROM. This event will feature a discussion with the artist and curator Daina Augaitis.

ROM Family Holiday Gathering
Sunday, December 7, 2014
YPC Patrons are invited to bring family and friends to the Museum for a holiday celebration with crafts, treats, and a visit from Santa.

Thought Swap: Hosted by the Young Patrons Circle
Fridays, October 10-November 28, 2014
New this season, YPC will host Thought Swap in the ROM's RBC Foundation Glass Room at every Friday Night Live (FNL) inviting curious culture lovers into a sophisticated environment filled with intriguing conversation and performances. Meet up with fellow YPC Members and network with FNL guests.

Patrons Breakfast
Saturday, November 22, 2014
RPC and YPC Members are invited to a special Saturday morning breakfast and digital photography seminar in advance of the Members' Preview of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition.

YPC Art Toronto Tour
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Join us for a docent-led tour of Art Toronto, Canada’s only international fair for modern and contemporary art. Includes free access to Art Toronto for two.

YPC Vault Tour
Monday, September 15, 2014
Join us for another opportunity to explore the ROM's vaults.

YPC Garden Party
Monday, August 18, 2014
Join us at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto for everyone's favourite summer get-together!

Venue Sponsor
DEQ

YPC ROM Walk
July 14, 2014
A new summer event offering, YPC Patrons are invited to join us for a guided after-work tour of the historic Yorkville area of Toronto and a complimentary charcuterie tasting at d|bar courtesy of the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto.

*All dates subject to change. Event RSVPs will be collected following an invitation by email or mail.