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Icon of the event Bad Singer: The Surprising Science of Tone Deafness and How We Hear Music
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Author and journalist Tim Falconer - a self-confessed "bad singer" - is one of only 2.5 percent of the population that has been afflicted with amusia,ie: he is scientifically tone-deaf. Bad Singer chronicles his quest to unde...

Icon of the event Toronto's Ravines and Urban Forests: Jason Ramsay-Brown
Thu Aug 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Locke

Join us for a presentation on Toronto's ravines and urban forests. Learn about the history and ecology of these amazing places, and what you can do to help them thrive.