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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 MAP Family Saturdays - Casa Loma visits Goldhawk Park
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Goldhawk Park

Casa Loma presents "Medieval Weapons and Armour". An interactive history of the Medieval period....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Palmerston
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Explore one of Canada's national treasures with a docent from the Museum of Inuit Art, the only museum in Southern Canada exclusively dedicated to collecting, researching and exhibiting art made by Inuit....

Icon of the event Family Movies - Fall 2014
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us on your PA day for a new release family feature. Titles will be announced on a later date.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 14
Icon of the event War Art in Canada and the Empire:  Artists in the Trenches
Wed Nov 05, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Anyone who has ever visited a war museum will understand the remarkable task artists were set when sent into the trenches with nothing more than their paints, canvasses and easels. Art done by these sensitive individuals will...

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 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 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 Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Palmerston

Join the participants of the "Swallowing Clouds" arts library program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed four-week period....

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.