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Icon of the event Nancy Drew: Timeless Sleuth
Tue Sep 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wychwood

Classic and timeless sleuth, Nancy Drew is turning 85 this year. She remains smart, resourceful, and independent. Come get the scoop on Nancy, the people who created her as well as the mystery writers she has inspired. Presen...

Icon of the event Meet Pneuma Ensemble
Tue Sep 22, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Get to know Pneuma Ensemble with an introduction to our instruments and repertoire: 12th and 13th centrury music. Hear the music of the era played on period instruments: dances, student's songs in Latin, troubadour songs in O...

Icon of the event Tea & Murder
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Wychwood

Enjoy listening to mystery book talks once a month. For all mystery lovers. Please pre-register.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Icon of the event Puppetry Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join the renowned Puppetmongers and discover how to make and bring to life all kinds of puppets from readily available materials. Try your hand with rod puppets, marionettes, toy-theatre, shadow puppets and table-top puppetry...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Icon of the event Dante and Music
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Explore the poetic, literary and musical roots of Dante. We will examine his fellow writers, and troubadours whose inspiration earned them a place in his immortal Divine Comedy.

Icon of the event Medieval Mondays
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

This program will introduce kids to the Middle Ages through the performing arts. How did people become musicians back then? How did they learn the skills of playing their music, making or repairing instruments, and passing on...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Icon of the event Trade Routes and Translation Schools
Tue Sep 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

The "Twelfth Century Renaissance" was possible due to new access to information. We will discuss the musicians, scholars and tradespeople who travelled across Europe and beyond, carrying books and ideas.

Icon of the event Medieval Performers
Tue Sep 01, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Their art spoke of the wonders and horrors that they witnessed the conditions in which they worked, and preserved a portrait of their world in a way that touches the spirit. Meet some of the major voices of the middle ages.

Icon of the event Kids' Movie and Summer Reading Club Wrap-up
Thu Aug 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun children's movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. We will also wrap up our TD Summer Reading Club and announce the branch club winners of raffles and contests!...

Icon of the event Super Sarah's Magic Show
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kennedy/Eglinton

Super Sarah is a high energy female magician with a funny and interactive show. Free tickets half hour before the show.