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Icon of the event Aging and Creativity: The Later Life and Last Works of Verdi and Strauss
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

In "Four Last Songs: Aging and Creativity in Verdi, Strauss, Messiaen and Britten", Linda and Michael Hutcheon examine the composers' later works and consider their individual responses to the challenges of aging. Can later...

Icon of the event Hallowe'en Puppet Play
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for scary fun!

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Aga Khan Museum visits Don Mills
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum Collection and be inspired to create your own art. Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Tea And Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Join us on Friday afternoons at 2:00 for a series of classic films! No registration required. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 13
Fri Dec 11
Fri Jan 08
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 10
Tue Nov 24
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 22
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Digital Storytelling Workshop for Adults and Seniors
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Discover a personal story arising from your life that you would like to record. Learn to plan, film, record and edit your own digital memoir with Media Artists Jennifer LaFontaine and Emmy Pantin. During this 6 session contin...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 24
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 07
Sat Nov 14
Sat Nov 21
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Toronto Zoo visits Victoria Village
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Wild for Cats!...

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 19, 2015 | 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

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Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In celebration of Family Literacy Day 2016 - join us for a puppet show at Palmerston Library theatre. Based on the German folktale by the Brothers Grimm. Suitable for all ages. Free. No registration required....