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Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Classical Violin and Piano Recital
Thu Jun 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

"Honouring Robert Schumann" (d.1856). Classical violin and piano recital with historical commentary highlighting the life and music of this composer and his contemporaries. With Susan Spier on violin and Catherine Maguire at ...

Icon of the event Henna Designs
Fri May 27, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Celebrate the diversity of South Asian cultures with beautiful henna designs! Design your own patterns and get a free, simple design on your hand. Children under 12 must have a parent/guardian present to receive henna applica...

Icon of the event George Orwell's Homage to Catalonia
Thu May 26, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

George Orwell's Homage to Catalonia is a brilliant account of his time fighting in the Spanish Civil War. This experience molded Orwell into one of the 20th century's great political writers. The book delivers a devastating...

Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: King Lear
Wed May 25, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

King Lear (156 minutes)...

Icon of the event Creativity Workshop for Adults
Tue May 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

This workshop is for all adults who have an interest in the creative process. Through creativity exercises and activities such as memoir, creative writing, storytelling and visualization, they will learn practical techniques...

Icon of the event Guided Tour of The Changing Face of Toronto
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A free guided tour of The Changing Face of Toronto on display in the TD Gallery....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Icon of the event Hands-On Calligraphy and Kimono Demonstration
Sat May 14, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Presented by AJC Association for Japanese Culture, this hands-on workshop provides participants with an opportunity to write Japanese characters on Japanese paper with SUMI ink, as well as a chance to try out the kimono, a Ja...

Icon of the event The Changing Face of Toronto
Ongoing event running from Sat May 14, 2016 - Sat Jul 23, 2016
Toronto Reference Library

A glimpse into the daily lives of the people of Toronto through compelling photographic portraits curated from the Toronto Public Library?s Toronto Star Photograph Archive and the Canadian Documentary Art Collection. Each fac...

Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: Anthony and Cleopatra
Wed May 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Annette Street

Reason and judgment prove no match for the tsunami of mutual passion engulfing Mark Antony, one of the three joint rulers of the Roman republic, and Cleopatra, the seductive queen of Egypt. Surrendering everything to their de...

Icon of the event Intellectual Property: What's in it for you?
Wed May 11, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dumitru Olariu from the Canadian Intellectual Property Office...