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Icon of the event New Music 101: Toy Piano Composers and the Bicycle Opera Project
Mon Sep 08, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Explore contemporary opera and the everyday as these two exciting groups combine to share some of the best in DIY Opera in Toronto

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 New Music 101: Arraymusic with Martha Baillie, and Music in the Barns
Mon Oct 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Arraymusic and author Martha Baillie demonstrate the complementary nature of musical and literary narratives, performing compositions by Nic Gotham written for Baillie's The Search For Heinrich Schlogel. Music in the Barns de...

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.

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 Legacies Gained, Legacies Lost? 40 Years of Preserving Toronto's Built Heritage
Wed Aug 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate Heritage Toronto's 40th anniversary of the Heritage Toronto Awards with Sean Fraser, Ontario Heritage Trust; Cathy Nasmith, President, Toronto Chapter, Architectural Conservancy of Ontario; George Baird,former Dean ...

Icon of the event Finger Print Paint Art
Fri Aug 22, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

Come get your fingers dirty with some finger print paint art. Create your own work of art by only using your fingers.

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 Trouble with Brunch
Fri Oct 03, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Shawn Micallef, TRL's former Writer in Residence, & 3 panelists will discuss his new book "The Trouble with Brunch".

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...