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Icon of the event East End Storytellers Group
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Morningside

Open to storytellers of all levels including those just learning to share and tell stories. Story-listeners are also welcome. Share your love of stories and storytelling with others in a supportive environment. All are welcom...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 15
Wed Nov 19
Wed Dec 17
Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Dr.Philippa Sheppard on Goodnight Desdemona....
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Deer Park

Come and explore Toronto playwright and novelist (Fall on Your Knees) Ann Marie MacDonald?s humorous and gender-bending take on two of Shakespeare?s most accomplished tragedies of love -- Romeo and Juliet and Othello with Pro...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Great Museums of  Lake Erie with Mary Redekop
Thu Sep 25, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Join Mary Redekop on a slide illustrated trip as she travels around Lake Erie to give you a taste of the collections of the Detroit Institute of Art - home of Diego Rivera's frescoes, the Toledo Museum of Art and its Glass P...

Icon of the event Sogo Chum, Korean Hand Held Drum Dance
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beaches

The Korean Dance Studies Society and artistic director Mi Young Kim will be performing a Sogo Chum, a Korean traditional dance which uses a small hand held drum, called a "sogo". The audience will learn a few easy steps in ad...

Icon of the event Peak Learning.World War I Propaganda Art: A Look at Both Sides
Tue Nov 25, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Deer Park

War propaganda art saw the creation of some bizarre and terrifying images aimed at whipping up war sentiment and demonizing the enemy. Artist and art historian Suzanne Tevlin discusses a selection of such images, from both si...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures: Great Shakespeare Scenes in Opera With Iain Scott
Thu Oct 09, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Prospero's Epilogue from the Tempest. Learn from Iain Scott, much sought out opera educator,how an opera librettist adapts Shakespere's lines for the lyric stage and how a composer sets these lines to music. How Shakespears'...

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
Wed Oct 29
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills visits Kennedy/Eglinton
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kennedy/Eglinton

Explore a world before computers, phones or televisions! Learn how kids lived and played a hundred years ago in Toronto through artifacts from Todmorden Mills Heritage Site. Create a unique take home craft based on 19th cen...

Icon of the event The Munich Art Trove with German Consul General Walter Stechel
Tue Oct 21, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

In 2010, 1400 art works were discovered in the apartment of Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich. These works by well known artists like Picasso, Kokoschka, Klee, Munch, Chagall were considered " degenerate" by the Nazis and were loo...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures . Mozart in Love with Rick Phillips
Thu Oct 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Although we often associate the word 'love' with happiness and joy, there are many aspects to real human love - from joy to jealousy, to longing,confusion and heartache. The genius of Mozart is clearly exhibited by how he sho...