Logo for Community Living Huntsville's Autumn Brunch with an illustration of a tree with orange and yellow leaves, and text that reads: presented by Tall Trees Muskoka

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Autumn Brunch 2023

We are excited to welcome you to our Autumn Brunch presented by Tall Trees at its new location, the Active Living Centre in Huntsville, on Sunday, October 1, 2023. We look forward to a delicious brunch catered by Tall Trees, a fabulous silent auction, vendors, live music, and inspiring conversations worth having with our acclaimed guest speaker.

Please use the form below to buy your tickets.

Event Details 

  • Date: Sunday, October 1, 2023
  • Location: Active Living Centre, 7 Camp Kitchen Road, Huntsville, Ontario
  • Time: 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Schedule (this schedule may change):
    • 10:30 AM Mimosa Mingle
    • 11:00 AM Brunch
    • 12:00 PM Speakers
    • 1:30 PM Silent Auction Closes
    • 2:00 PM Farewell
  • Cost: $65 per person

Note: if you are a group of 4 people or more and would like to sit together, please contact Jennifer Jerrett at Jennifer.Jerrett@clhuntsville.ca or 705-789-4543, Ext. 241.

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Guest Speaker

Michael McCreary, comedian, actor, author and TEDX speaker

Michael, an autistic comedian, actor, author and sought-after speaker, gives his audiences permission to laugh at the lighter side of Autism Spectrum. A stand-up comedian since age 13, he has performed shows and keynote addresses across Canada and the United States for schools, IBM, McMaster University, Autism Ontario and many more. He has written a book, called Funny, You Don't Look Autistic, hosted an Autism Ontario video titled Autism: See the Potential, consulted on the TV show Ransom to ensure authenticity of a character with autism, played a neurodivergent character, Eggs, in the new TV series Astrid & Lily Save the World, and can be seen in Season 2 of Netflix's Ginny & Georgia.

Michael has been featured on CBC's The National and CBC Radio's Laugh Out Loud!, was a featured comic in Colonel Chris Hadfield's show Generator at Massey Hall, and was part of the closing Gala at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival for CBC.

He is also part of an all autistic comedy troupe, Comics: Not Otherwise Specified. He is currently working on a play, a new book, a documentary and getting his driver's licence.

Learn more on his website.

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Photo provided by Tall Trees.

Buffet Brunch Menu by Tall Trees

Chorizo Sausage
Home Fries
Fresh Fruit Plater

Build-Your-Own Omelette and Eggs Station
Build an omelette with your choice of filling. Choose from mushrooms, sweet red onion, green pepper, bacon, banana pepper, cheese, and arugula. Or simply ask for eggs scrambled or fried anyway you like them.

Tall Trees Signature Mini Stuffed French Toast
Stuffed with mixed berry cream cheese, and topped with fresh whipped Chantilly cream and local maple syrup.

Tall Trees Signature Southwest Eggs Benedict
A twist on a classic Eggs Benedict. A puff pastry shell is filled with avocado and chorizo sausage and topped with a chipotle hollandaise.

Tall Trees Signature BBQ Baked Beans
Sweet and slightly spicy.

Smoked Mozzarella Ravioli
Served with sundried tomatoes and creamy pesto sauce.

Glazed Whole-Roasted Peameal Bacon Roast
Need we say more?

Apple Juice/Orange Juice/Grapefruit Juice

Event Partners

Thank you to our incredible 2023-24 Signature Event Partners for making this event possible.

Where does the money go?

Our signature events raise vital funds for our life-changing housing initiatives to end homelessness for people with developmental disabilities we support in North Muskoka.


If you have questions, or are interested in becoming an event partner, please contact:

Jennifer Jerrett
Community Engagement Specialist

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