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Icon of the event The Munich Art Trove with German Consul General Walter Stechel
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

In 2010, 1400 art works were discovered in the apartment of Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich. These works by well known artists like Picasso, Kokoschka, Klee, Munch, Chagall were considered " degenerate" by the Nazis and were loo...

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 Lunchtime Lectures.Great Shakespeare Scenes in Opera With Iain Scott
Thu Oct 09, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Prospero's Epilogue from the Tempest. Learn from Iain Scott, much sought out opera educator,how an opera librettist adapts Shakespere's lines for the lyric stage and how a composer sets these lines to music. How Shakespears'...

Icon of the event Make Your Own Musical Instrument
Fri Jul 25, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Flemingdon Park

Come make and decorate your own musical instrument with everyday supplies.

Icon of the event Movies at the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Spend your Saturday afternoon watching a feature film at the library. Free Tickets distributed 15 minutes before the movie. First-come, first-served. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Oct 18
Sat Nov 08
Icon of the event Corporate Art  in the offices of Canada. Fine Art Advisor Natalie Ribkoff
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Fine Art Advisor, Natalie Ribkoff will present a behind the scenes look at Corporate Art Collecting. Serving as the Curator of the TD Bank Canadian Contemporary and Inuit Art Collections for over two decades, Natalie will sha...

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 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 Lunchtime Lectures . Mozart in Love with Rick Phillips
Thu Oct 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Although we often associate the word 'love' with happiness and joy, there are many aspects to real human love - from joy to jealousy, to longing,confusion and heartache. The genius of Mozart is clearly exhibited by how he sho...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Dr.Philippa Sheppard on Goodnight Desdemona....
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Deer Park

Come and explore Toronto playwright and novelist (Fall on Your Knees) Ann Marie MacDonald?s humorous and gender-bending take on two of Shakespeare?s most accomplished tragedies of love -- Romeo and Juliet and Othello with Pro...