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Icon of the event The Conductor's Art
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Northern District

The conductor's role has shifted over the centuries, from timekeeper to interpreter, yet it remains one of the most misunderstood aspects of music-making. What happens when the composer is on the podium? And what makes a grea...

Icon of the event The Experience of Music
Sat Nov 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Northern District

NOTE DATE CHANGE FROM NOV 1 TO NOV 8....

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 Culture Days @ the Library: Roma Dance Heritage Celebration
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Jois us for this free showcase that celebrates the variety of Roma dances, and their connections with local folkloric dances of featured regions. The program features performances and workshops by Iana Komarnytska and Paromit...

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 The Love of Music
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

In recordings and some live performances, Kerry Stratton, Toronto Concert Orchestra conductor and host of Classical 96.3 FM's "Conductor?s Choice," presents a series on the art and love of music....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 29
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships: Canadian Food Heritage
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Richview

Join us when staff from Montgomery?s Inn discuss Canadian food heritage. Issues of nutrition, seasonality, and local food production are explored through the lens of Victorian Toronto....

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....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 14
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event New Music 101 - Music in the Barns, Array Music and Author Martha Baillie
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

New Music 101 explores new directions in contemporary music. Arraymusic and author Martha Baillie demonstrate the complementary nature of musical and literary narratives, performing compositions by Nic Gotham written for Bai...

Icon of the event Holocaust Education Week
Wed Nov 05, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Richview

Join us for a special presentation during Holocaust Education Week, 2014. Survivor Joe Leinburd will be sharing his story and speaking about his experiences....