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Icon of the event Great Books: Henry James' Portrait of a Lady
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

In The Portrait of a Lady (1881) James develops for the first time at full length the "international theme," the contrast between American and Continental manners, for which he is celebrated. Come join John Snow for an after...

Icon of the event Ancient Egypt Alive: A Traveler's Journey down the Historic Nile
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Mention the words ?Ancient Egypt? and people?s eyes open wide in awe. In this lecture, Egyptologist Thomas H. Greiner and award winning writer and UofT Graduate Student Laura Ranieri will explore the Giza plateau and its pyra...

Icon of the event Learn the Art of Capoeira for Teens
Tue Jun 09, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This workshop will expose you to the basics of Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. Instructors from Axé Capoeira Toronto will provide a history as well as show you Capoeira...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto 2015
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Pape/Danforth
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come experience the Museum of Inuit Art artifacts from their hands-on collection, play traditional Inuit games and make your own piece of art to take home....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

ROM Rocks!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Annette Street
Sat May 16, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Annette Street

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Scarborough Museum visits Kennedy/Eglinton
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kennedy/Eglinton

Scarborough Museum presents: The Early Settler Experience....

Icon of the event Japanese Calligraphy
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn all about Japanese writing and how to write Japanese characters - including your own name - on Japanese paper with SUMI ink. Presented by the Association for Japanese Culture. Ages 7 & up....