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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 Film
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us on PA Days for free screenings everyone can enjoy! For film details contact the branch closer to the date at 416-393-7653.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 05
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 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....

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshop
Thu May 14, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

100 in 1 Day is a citizen-driven festival uniting people across the city to make Toronto a better place by creating acts of urban change. These acts, or interventions have the potential to raise awareness of urban and social...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits S. Walter Stewart
Sat May 09, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
S. Walter Stewart

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gardiner Museum visits Sanderson
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Did you know that in many east Asian Cultures the Dragon is a symbol of luck, hope and prosperity? Join the museum?s potters and learn how to make your very own dragons using only clay and a few tools!