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Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival: Day 1
Sat May 10, 2014 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Gather with the greatest assembly of comics authors in the world, including Lynn Johnston (FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE, Canada), Jeff Smith (BONE, RASL, United States), est em (TABLEAU NO. 20, Japan) and Christophe Blain (WEAPONS...

Icon of the event Peter Oundjian
Mon Jun 02, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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The director of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and internationally acclaimed and sought after conductor and violinist discusses his career with CBC Radio's Mary Ito....

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival: Day 2
Sun May 11, 2014 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Gather with the greatest assembly of comics authors in the world, including Lynn Johnston (FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE, Canada), Jeff Smith (BONE, RASL, United States), est em (TABLEAU NO. 20, Japan) and Christophe Blain (WEAPONS...

Icon of the event Pawsitively Pets
Wed Aug 06, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

In this exciting hands-on animal program, children will learn about creatures both large and small in an interactive environment. Young animal lovers will have a chance to see and touch a range of critters including insects,...

Icon of the event Iran at the Crossroads?
Tue May 13, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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The negotiations between world powers and Iran in November of 2013 leading to the signed tentative agreement concerning the nuclear issue is of importance at the national, regional and international level. In so far as it cou...

Icon of the event Aboriginal Celebration: Performance and Discussion
Thu Jun 19, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Join us in celebrating Canadian Aboriginal culture with a discussion and a performance of song, dance and drum. Presented by the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

Icon of the event Watercolours inspired by Emily Carr
Thu May 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

The art and soul of Canadian icon Emily Carr will be the inspiration for this watercolour painting workshop led by artist Asha. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

Icon of the event Toronto Star Short Story Contest Winners
Wed Apr 23, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Come and meet the winners of the 2014 contest....

Icon of the event Aunty B
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Aunty B's theatrical shows are interactive and high-energy, and will take children on a journey to explore social issues in new and exciting ways. Aunty B creates social awareness through musical theatre storytelling in a wa...

Icon of the event Senior Women's Afternoon at the Movies
Fri Jun 06, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The film title will be announced in April 2014. This film is shown in partnership with the Older Women's Network. All are welcome to attend this film screening.