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Icon of the event Great  Art:  Rembrandt and the Life of Christ
Fri Sep 12, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Regarded as the greatest artist of Holland's "Golden Age", Rembrandt van Rijn is also one of the greatest storytellers in the history of art. Art historian, Anne Thackray discusses his use of The Bible as the source of ins...

Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House at the Library!
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Little boys and ghouls, prepare for a scare! Children, come and take a walk through a spooky haunted house created by the Don Mills Branch Youth Advisory Group. No registration required. For more information, call 416-395-571...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 24
Thu Oct 30
Icon of the event New Music 101: Toy Piano Composers and the Bicycle Opera Project
Mon Sep 08, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Explore contemporary opera and the everyday as these two exciting groups combine to share some of the best in DIY Opera in Toronto.

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Roma Dance Heritage Celebration
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Jois us for this free showcase that celebrates the variety of Roma dances, and their connections with local folkloric dances of featured regions. The program features performances and workshops by Iana Komarnytska and Paromit...

Icon of the event New Music 101: Arraymusic with Martha Baillie, and Music in the Barns
Mon Oct 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Arraymusic and author Martha Baillie demonstrate the complementary nature of musical and literary narratives, performing compositions by Nic Gotham written for Baillie's The Search For Heinrich Schlogel. Music in the Barns de...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Northern Elms
Sat Oct 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern Elms

Learn about the dinosaurs at the Royal Ontario Museum. Make a dinosaur craft to take home.

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

A guest artist from NAISA?s SOUNDplay series, and pianist Christina Petrowska Quilico will each present on the relationship between visual imagery and sound as realized in their own artistic collaborations and pursuits.

Icon of the event Academy of Lifelong Learning:  Sampler Sessions
Mon Sep 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Academy of Lifelong Learning programs are based on member's presentations on topics related to the workshop they are attending. Join this sampling of three diverse presentations from the 40 available workshops. Proposed...

Icon of the event Great Artists of the Impressionist Period: Renoir
Mon Oct 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Art historian Suzanne Tevlin considers the innovative work of the great artist during the impressionist period: Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.

Icon of the event Art of the Americas: Capoiera Dance
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Capoeira Angola Centre Ori fuse dance and martial arts together....