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Icon of the event Brazilian film series:  A Luz do Tom (documentary)
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Subtitled in English. Duration: 88 min....

Icon of the event Brazilian film series: Trópico da Saudade (documentary)
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Subtitled in English. Duration: 71 min....

Icon of the event Brazilian film series:  Grupo Corpo (documentary)
Tue Aug 25, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Subtitled in English. Duration: 77 min....

Icon of the event Memoir Now!  The Importance of Writing the Boomer Memoir
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Writer musician John Timmins discusses the premise and craft of memoir writing. What is a memoir? Why should we write them? What constitutes a "good memoir"? John has written 2 private memoirs and is currently at work on ...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Music Programs - Summer 2015
Fri Jul 03, 2015 | 12:10 pm - 12:55 pm
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July 3...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Birdman (2014). Michael Keaton stars as an actor known for portraying an iconic superhero. He tries to mount a Broadway play as a comeback, but he must face up to his ego and make amends with his family before opening night...

Icon of the event Gay Nerds with JP Larocque
Mon Sep 28, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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JP Larocque's web series Gay Nerds joins spot on parodies of horror and sci fi classics and with hilarious commentary on the foibles of contemporary queer life....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Mr. Turner (2014) explores the last quarter century of the great, if eccentric, British painter J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851). A stellar performance by Timothy Spall in the title role. Directed by Mike Leigh. 14A. 149 minutes...

Icon of the event Have Fun With Poetry
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Honey Novick is a singer/songwriter/voice teacher/poet. A member of both the League of Canadian Poets and SOCAN, she has extensive experience with poetry which will be showcased in this interactive presentation with students...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Music Program - Summer 2015
Fri Jul 17, 2015 | 12:10 pm - 12:55 pm
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July 17...