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Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson: Separating Fact from Fiction
Mon May 29, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Locke

In July 1917, renowned Canadian landscape painter Tom Thomson mysteriously disappeared while canoeing in Ontario's Algonquin Park. Over the last century, speculators have offered increasingly wild theories of Thomson's fate....

Icon of the event The World Inside and Around a Beehive
Thu Jun 01, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Discover the exciting world of hobby beekeeping. Anatole Yarmosh, a fourth generation beekeeper, will share his knowledge of bees and how to establish a beehive in your backyard or balcony. Copies of his book The World Inside...

Icon of the event 13+2 Ways of Looking at Andre Alexis'
Mon Jun 05, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

André Alexis' award-winning novel can be appreciated in many ways and, in this informal lecture, Stephen Cain will explore what 15 Dogs can teach us about mythology, genre, language, communication, philosophy, and innovative ...