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Icon of the event The Tale of the Werewolf
Tue Nov 03, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Join Pneuma Ensemble for a spooky seasonal performance of the Tale of the Werewolf (Lai de Bisclaveret), written by 12th century poet Marie de France, and a number of other medieval pieces....

Icon of the event The Local Dish
Tue Sep 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join the City of Toronto's Live Green Toronto team to explore the wonders of cooking, eating & growing local food. Learn about the City's new campaign - The Local Dish - and discover how you can find fantastic new recipes fea...

Icon of the event Dante and Music
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Explore the poetic, literary and musical roots of Dante! This lecture by Pneuma Ensemble will examine the writers and troubadours who inspired Dante and earned places in his immortal Divine Comedy....

Icon of the event Tales of Robin Hood
Wed Sep 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Delve into the legend of the most famous outlaw of the Middle Ages! This talk by Pneuma Ensemble will trace the stories and songs of Robin Hood and Maid Marian from the 12th through the 16th centuries....

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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Cool off and chill out at the library and enjoy a family friendly film!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 06
Icon of the event The Complete Works: A Film Screening and Celebration of bpNichol
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A tribute to the one of 4 horsemen, bpNichol. A screening of the 40 minute film (the first screening in the world, following its premiere at TIFF), a visual display (bpNichol books, prints of his poems, pictures of bp himself...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Trade Routes and Translation Schools
Wed Sep 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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The 12th Century Renaissance was possible due to new access to information. In this talk by Pneuma Ensemble, learn about the musicians, scholars and tradespeople who travelled across Europe and beyond, carrying books and idea...

Icon of the event Benny Walker: Live from Australia
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Victorian Indigenous singer/songwriter Benny Walker inherited his passion for music from his father and grandfathers, all talented musicians in their own right. Walker formed his first band at the age o...

Icon of the event African Roots in the Music of the Americas
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Gear up for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan American Games by exploring the soulful sounds of the music of the Americas. Lionel Williams and his trio take you on a musical journey through the North and South American contin...