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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Casa Loma visits Goldhawk Park
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Goldhawk Park

Casa Loma presents "Medieval Weapons and Armour". An interactive history of the Medieval period....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Palmerston
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

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 Make and Use Sock Puppets
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Mr. and Mrs. Sock Puppet will put on a puppet show to demonstrate how to turn an old sock into a talking sock puppet....

Icon of the event Family Movies - Fall 2014
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us on your PA day for a new release family feature....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 14
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event The Shoeless
Fri Nov 14, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A fine blend between traditional folk songs and original material. Frank Evans on banjo, Eli Bender on cello and Emilyn Stam on fiddle....

Icon of the event Lecture with Tafelmusik's Ivars Taurins
Thu Nov 13, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join Tafelmusik Choir Director Ivars Taurins to learn more about Handel's Messiah - a perennial and beloved favourite of music-lovers since the 18th century. The oratorio was composed by George Frideric Handel in 1741, first...

Icon of the event Accordion Duo: Sébastien Bertrand & Alain Pennec, from Brittany, France
Fri Nov 07, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Diatonic accordions, music for dancing groups and contribution to the revival of traditional Breton music.

Icon of the event Great Artists of The Impressionist Period: Degas
Tue Nov 04, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Impressionists opened the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation and things haven't been the same since. In today?s lecture art historian Suzanne Tevlin will consider the innovative work of Edgar Degas and ...

Icon of the event Mark Twain's
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Coming to the Toronto Public Library is Keir Cutler's hit solo show, "Is Shakespeare Dead?" adapted from Mark Twain's hilarious (1909) debunking of the myth that William Shakespeare wrote the works of Shakespeare. Cutler's w...

Icon of the event New Music 101: New Adventures in Sound Art, and Christina Petrowska Quilico
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

New Adventures in Sound Art use Audio Spotlight directional speakers in a mobile performance walk using the acoustics of Toronto Reference Library itself. Pianist Christina Petrowska Quilico explores the relationship between ...