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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

ROM Rocks!...

Icon of the event The Music of China, Brilliant and Accessible
Thu May 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy an inspiring evening with Pingxin Xu, dulcimer player extraordinaire accompanied by Xiaoyun Miao, educator and pipa virtuoso. They will demonstrate traditional music as well as a variety of styles from China?'s varied ...

Icon of the event Riverdale Arts and Letters Club
Wed May 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Riverdale

Historian and animal advocate Elizabeth Abbott will launch her new book, Dogs and Underdogs: Finding Happiness at Both Ends of the Leash. Presentation, reading and book signing. All welcome, no registration required.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits Main Street
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Main Street

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House Museum visits North York Central Library
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library....

Icon of the event What Makes Music Great?
Thu May 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

We hear great orchestral masterpieces all the time ? in the concert hall, at the movies, on TV, in video games, and on the radio. The Toronto Symphony has invited engaging music expert Rob Kapilow to lead you on a discovery o...

Icon of the event Southern Africa Travel Talk
Tue May 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a travel talk on South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. Learn about deltas, deserts and Victoria Falls. This region of Africa is the wildlife and nature seeker's paradise; travelling there is an unforgettable experie...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Colborne Lodge visits Palmerston
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Time travel with Colborne Lodge: Enjoy games and toys from more than 150 years ago. Share your favourite riddle and listen to a story or two.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits S. Walter Stewart
Sat May 09, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
S. Walter Stewart

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gardiner Museum visits Sanderson
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Did you know that in many east Asian Cultures the Dragon is a symbol of luck, hope and prosperity? Join the museum?s potters and learn how to make your very own dragons using only clay and a few tools!