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Icon of the event Aging and Creativity: The Later Life and Last Works of Verdi and Strauss
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

In "Four Last Songs: Aging and Creativity in Verdi, Strauss, Messiaen and Britten", Linda and Michael Hutcheon examine the composers' later works and consider their individual responses to the challenges of aging. Can later...

Icon of the event Halloween Monster Bash
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Come join us for our Halloween Monster Bash. Enjoy fun stories and scary crafts! Wear your costume to recieve a special prize!...

Icon of the event Witchypoo's Halloween Party
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Celebrate Halloween with stories, music and fun! Come in costume....

Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Sept 24-Selma (PG:127min)...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 17
Thu Jan 28
Icon of the event Meet Graphic Novelist Craig Thompson and the Space Dumplins
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet Craig Thompson (Blankets, Habibi), author of the new all ages graphic novel "Space Dumplins" (Scholastic Canada, 2015). Craig will also be signing and sketching for fans. Suggested reading age 8-12, fans of all ages are ...

Icon of the event Evergreen
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mimico Centennial

You've read at least one of the 10 nominated Evergreen titles. Why not join us for a lively discussion of the books? Vote for your favourite. Enjoy refreshments and door prizes. Readers unable to attend the party may vote at ...

Icon of the event Baroque Music in the Movies
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Baroque era,1600-1750 describes a period in history or style, which brought monumental changes to the world of art, literature, music and architecture. Popular classics from this period music come to us through silver scr...

Icon of the event Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information from 3,000+ Canadian foundations, 400+ corporations and government pro...

Icon of the event Polish Seniors
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Seniors are invited to an afternoon of social activities. Call 416-588-6288 ext 223 for more information.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 24
Tue Dec 29
Tue Jan 26
Icon of the event NEW DATE: Suzy Lake
Mon Oct 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Suzy Lake's retrospective at the Art Gallery of Ontario was one of the highlights of this year. Hear the groundbreaking artist, performer and photographer discuss her career spanning five decades of work.