Reignite your sense of purpose and connection with one-of-a-kind experiences. Our events are specially designed to get attendees talking, thinking, and doing. The next day, you’ll wake up eager to take action.

Past Events

Jane at 90: Birthday Party (Toronto)

On Saturday, April 6th, 2024, please join us for Dr. Jane’s 90th Birthday Party, taking place at a private home in Toronto’s Rosedale neighbourhood.

With limited tickets available, this exclusive and intimate event is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be on the guest list for an icon’s 90th birthday. The drinks will flow, the food will be scrumptious, and Dr. Jane’s life achievements will be celebrated!

An Evening with Jane Goodall: Celebrating 90 (Vancouver)

Dr. Jane Goodall will be at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on April 12, 2024. The iconic conservationist will be on stage to celebrate her 90th birthday milestone alongside special guest host, Canada’s own Jann Arden.

Sponsored by G Adventures. 

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Jane at 90: Online Birthday Auction

This unique auction offers an array of enticing items, including artwork, trips, Dr. Jane memorabilia, event tickets, clothing, gift cards, sustainable products, and more, ensuring there’s something for every taste and interest. Thanks to our generous sponsors, 100% of proceeds will go towards the Jane Goodall Institute of Canada’s globally-recognized conservation work.

The auction kicks off on March 25, 2024, at 10 AM EST and concludes at 9 PM EST on April 2nd, and is open to everyone in Canada. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to celebrate, contribute, and embody Jane’s message of hope and action.

An Evening with Jane Goodall: Toronto

Dr. Jane Goodall delighted guests in Toronto on October 12, 2023 at Meridian Hall recounting her unique experiences as a young woman working alone in the rainforest and her hope for a future where people live in harmony with nature. As one of the world’s most prominent and active conservationists, Dr. Goodall’s talks never fail to inspire people of all ages.

An Evening with Jane Goodall: Montreal & Halifax

Thank you to everyone who attended An Evening With Jane Goodall in Montreal and Halifax this past spring! Jane has been captivating audiences for decades sharing her extraordinary events, inspiring millions to make a difference for animals, people, and the environments we share. Let us each take the inspiration we gathered from Jane to keep the momentum going every day, in her name.
“Together we can. Together we will. Together we must.”

10×10: May 18, 2023

On May 18, 2023 JGIC hosted the 10×10 event, where top chefs were paired with a world-class photographers and given a challenge: design and serve a vegan or vegetarian dish that’s inspired by one of the photographer’s prints.

Guests had the privilege of being personally served these unique dishes by renowned chefs like Nick Bentley & Patrick Kriss (Alo), and Carl Heinrich (Top Chef Canada Winner) while admiring photographs that sparked their creativity. We were honoured to have photographers such as Michelle Valberg (Member of the Order of Canada) and Deanne Fitzmaurice (Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer) share the stories behind their unforgettable images.

Special guest Chantal Kreviazuk joined us, adding an extra touch of magic to the evening.

Designed by a committee of food and photography experts, 10×10  excited your senses, and connected guests with the precious parts of our world that the Jane Goodall Institute of Canada is on a mission to protect.

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Inspire your group or class with a thought-provoking workshop, webinar or presentation from one of our experts. Topics covered include:

  • Community-centred conservation
  • Storytelling and change-making
  • Gender and conservation
  • The convergence of three crises: climate change, biodiversity loss, and environmental inequity
  • Looking for something else? Just ask!

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Jane welcomes invitations from Canadian schools, organizations, and corporations that share her mission of empowering individuals to make positive changes to benefit people, animals and the environment.

To invite Jane to your next event, please complete the form below. Due to the high volume of requests, please allow a member of our team to respond to your request within 2-3 weeks.

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I think the best evenings are when we have messages, things that make us think, but we can also laugh and enjoy each other’s company.

Jane Goodall