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Icon of the event Ways of Seeking: David Balzer & Margaux Williamson discuss Art & Curating
Tue May 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The acclaimed Canadian art critic and the acclaimed Canadian painter will talk and drawing from their experience and their books: David's Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Everything Else, and Margaux's I ...

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 MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Goldhawk Park
Sat May 16, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Goldhawk Park

How does the wool on a sheep's back turn into a woollen shawl or sweater? Families will help to tease, card, and finger spin wool. We'll talk about natural dyes, spinning, and weaving. Everyone will take home their own woolle...

Icon of the event Japanese Calligraphy
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn all about Japanese writing and how to write Japanese characters - including your own name - on Japanese paper with SUMI ink. Presented by the Association for Japanese Culture. Ages 7 & up....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Annette Street
Sat May 16, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Annette Street

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance!...

Icon of the event EXPO ?67 MONTREAL. By Professor  Dennis Duffy.
Thu May 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

EXPO ?67 MONTREAL. By Dennis Duffy....

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshop
Thu May 14, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

100 in 1 Day is a citizen-driven festival uniting people across the city to make Toronto a better place by creating acts of urban change. These acts, or interventions have the potential to raise awareness of urban and social...

Icon of the event Brazil - Artscapes: Rhythm and Sound
Wed May 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Pan-AM event of arts and culture at the library. An evening of insightful connection links spoken word, dance and music with three outstanding artists in the Brazilian community Ricardo Sternberg, Luanda Jones and Newton Mora...

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 Food, Snacks, and Nutrition for Teens
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Join Toronto Public Health Nurse, Megan Georgieff, as she demonstrates simple and easy ways to prepare snacks and meals that are both fun and nutritional for teens. These hands-on workshops will show you how to snack right, w...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 08
Fri May 22
Fri May 29