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Icon of the event Applefun Puppetry with Mike Harding
Fri Dec 12, 2014 | 10:30 am - 10:30 am
Perth/Dupont

Come and enjoy our favourite puppeteer-Mike Harding -performing with his unique humour and talent. He will make you giggle and laugh in preparation for the festive season.

Icon of the event Canadian Opera Company Talk: Don Giovanni
Wed Nov 19, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join Wayne Gooding, editor of Opera Canada magazine, as he delves into Mozart's Don Giovanni which will be presented by the Canadian Opera Company this winter. The COC's new production is directed by one of opera's most talke...

Icon of the event Blues Poetry
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Blues poetry is a fusion of the blues music genre and the African American oral tradition. Using the lbrary's collection, award-winning blues artists Diana Braithwaite, Chris Whiteley, and musicologist, guitarist Mike Daley p...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Toronto Zoo visits Woodside Square
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

The Pandas are having a party!...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Avec: Antoine Bertrand, Guillaume Cyr...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Flemingdon Park
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a ...

Icon of the event The 100th Anniversary of the Great War, 1914-1918
Tue Nov 11, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Local Historian Joanne Doucette will present her research and photos about the local impact of the outbreak of World War I. Join us on Remembrance Day as we mark the 100th Anniversary of the start of the Great War.

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 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 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.