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Adult  (30)
Teen  (23)
All Children  (26)

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Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Steelpan with Suzette
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

Join Suzette Vidale as she speaks about the origins, evolution and current innovations of the steelpan. Have fun while learning the proper technique of holding the sticks and playing a simple song. No musical knowledge requir...

Icon of the event Mark Twain's
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Coming to the Toronto Public Library is Keir Cutler's hit solo show, "Is Shakespeare Dead?" adapted from Mark Twain's hilarious (1909) debunking of the myth that William Shakespeare wrote the works of Shakespeare. Cutler's w...

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 Film Thursdays @ Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Sept 25-12 Years a Slave (14A)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 25
Thu Oct 30
Thu Nov 27
Thu Dec 18
Icon of the event Great Artists of The Impressionist Period: Monet
Fri Oct 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

The Impressionists opened the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation and art hasn't been the same since. Art historian Suzanne Tevlin will discuss Claude Monet's remarkable water lily paintings.

Icon of the event Make and Use Sock Puppets
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Mr and Mrs. Sock Puppet will put on a puppet show to demonstrate how to turn an old sock into a talking sock puppet....

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Avec: Reem Kherici, Cécile Cassel...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills visits McGregor Park
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McGregor Park

Explore a world before computers, phones or televisions! Learn how kids lived and played a hundred years ago in Toronto through artifacts from Todmorden Mills Heritage Site. Create a unique take home craft based on 19th cen...

Icon of the event Great Artists of The Impressionist Period: Degas
Tue Nov 04, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Impressionists opened the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation and things haven't been the same since. In today?s lecture art historian Suzanne Tevlin will consider the innovative work of Edgar Degas and ...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library - Vocal Play!
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Dufferin/St.Clair

Join jazz and improvising vocalist May Chook for a safe and FUN vocal improvisation workshop. Let's have fun singing, making funny sounds and speaking with style. ALL ages and levels, families are welcome!