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Icon of the event Corporate Art  in the offices of Canada. Fine Art Advisor Natalie Ribkoff
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Fine Art Advisor, Natalie Ribkoff will present a behind the scenes look at Corporate Art Collecting. Serving as the Curator of the TD Bank Canadian Contemporary and Inuit Art Collections for over two decades, Natalie will sha...

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 Beaches Read 2014
Tue Sep 30, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Kingston Road Village Concert Series, in conjunction with Toronto Public Library, presents Beaches Reads 2014. Read a great book, An Equal Music by Vikram Seth, and take part in a lively book discussion led by TSO musician Ti...

Icon of the event 1914, Air War Western Front
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

Aviation Historian Keith Hyde will discuss how aircraft at the start of WW1, where used primary to observe troop movements and for aerial reconnaissance. Both sides flew fragile biplanes, lacking realible engines and any form...

Icon of the event Travel Talk - South Africa
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Join us for a free travel talk on South Africa, Namibia, and Botswana. Learn about deltas, deserts and Victoria Falls. This region of Africa is the wildlife and nature seekers paradise. Talk presented by an Adventure Travel C...

Icon of the event FYI Kids
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Following our 2014 theme ?I CAN DO ANYTHING?, FYI KIDS will sing and dance to uplifting and empowering songs, from yesterday and today. FYI KIDS builds self-esteem, confidence and stage presence through music, sports and cult...

Icon of the event Mozart's Most Faithful
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Northern District

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a prolific composer of works of great beauty. He also wrote hundreds of richly detailed and colourful letters, in the process unwittingly writing his own autobiography. Delve into the mind of a gen...

Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 04
Thu Sep 11
Thu Sep 18
Thu Sep 25
Thu Oct 02
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 MAP Family Saturdays - Colborne Lodge visits Locke
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Locke

Time travel with Colborne Lodge: Enjoy games and toys from more than 150 years ago. Share your favorite riddle and listen to a story or two. Fun for the whole family!...