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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Richview
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Richview

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 at Richview Library to touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascin...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Agincourt
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Agincourt

Black Creek Pioneer Village: Sheep to Shawl...

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 Monthly Movie Night:
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 23
Thu Nov 20
Thu Dec 11
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Leaside
Sat Oct 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Leaside

Explore one of Canada's national treasures with a docent from the Museum of Inuit Art, the only museum in Southern Canada exclusively dedicated to collecting, researching and exhibiting art made by Inuit....

Icon of the event New Music 101 - Music in the Barns, Array Music and Author Martha Baillie
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

New Music 101 explores new directions in contemporary music. Arraymusic and author Martha Baillie demonstrate the complementary nature of musical and literary narratives, performing compositions by Nic Gotham written for Bai...

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 Library Settlement Partnerships: Canadian Food Heritage
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Richview

Join us when staff from Montgomery?s Inn discuss Canadian food heritage. Issues of nutrition, seasonality, and local food production are explored through the lens of Victorian Toronto....

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Sat Jan 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of Family Literacy Day 2015 - join us for a puppet show in Palmerston Library theatre, performed by library staff. Based on the German fairy tale by Brothers Grimm....

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'...