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Feb 03 | Posted by Barbara
Bob Marley...Eglinton West...Reggae Music What do they all have in common? The history...

Jan 25 | Posted by Canadiana Staff
Getting Started Census : an official enumeration of populations that can help you disc...

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Leaside Discover Your Heritage
Tue, Feb 09 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Explore Ontario of yesterday and today with Barry Penhale and some very special guests...

A Series of Social History
Tue, Feb 09 | 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Understanding how your ancestors lived can enrich your appreciation of your family's h...

Movin' On Up: Black History experience through television
Wed, Feb 17 | 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

An examination of characters in popular television shows starring black actors and how...

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