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Sep 30 | Posted by Andrew
Join John Goddard, author of Inside the Museums as he illuminates Toronto's early hist...

Sep 29 | Posted by Katherine
Getting Started The Humber River watershed is a defining geographic feature of the wes...

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Upcoming Programs

The St. Lawrence Neighbourhood: What It Is and Why
Tue, Sep 30 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Richard White, an expert on the history of Toronto planning, will explore the politica...

Our Shared Past: Toronto's Diverse People, Places and Events
Tue, Sep 30 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Join Heritage Toronto for a discussion focusing on Toronto's diverse cultural heritage...

East York Historical Society
Tue, Sep 30 | 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Presentation on local historical subjects by the East York Historical Society. Meetin...

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