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Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: King Lear
Wed May 25, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

King Lear (156 minutes)...

Icon of the event Creativity Workshop for Adults
Tue May 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

This workshop is for all adults who have an interest in the creative process. Through creativity exercises and activities such as memoir, creative writing, storytelling and visualization, they will learn practical techniques...

Icon of the event Hands-On Calligraphy and Kimono Demonstration
Sat May 14, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Presented by AJC Association for Japanese Culture, this hands-on workshop provides participants with an opportunity to write Japanese characters on Japanese paper with SUMI ink, as well as a chance to try out the kimono, a Ja...

Icon of the event Vinyl 101:  Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about Records
Wed May 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Vinyl is back, and this event will unpack the vinyl boom for music lovers. Award winning producer and record spinner DJ Agile and guests will breakdown the basics of vinyl appreciation, listening and collecting, with music ga...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Long Branch
Sat May 07, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Long Branch

Did you know that May is Asian Heritage Month? Visit the library to work with the Gardiner Museum's talented ceramists and learn how to make a dragon or fantastic beast out of clay. Don't forget the scales, claws and whiskers...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Museum visits Morningside
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Morningside

Scarborough Museum presents The Early Settler Experience. Enjoy games, toys and stories as you discover Scarborough's past!

Icon of the event Mother's Day Program
Fri May 06, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Morningside

Have you made something special for your Mom? Show your mom or the special women in your life how much you care! Join us for a fun craft in honor of Mother's Day!

Icon of the event Li Jun and the Iron Road
Thu May 05, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for a special screening of the 99 min version of Iron Road, the story of a poor but feisty Chinese woman, disguised as a boy who joins the railroad crew in the Rocky Mountains to search for her long-lost father, and f...

Icon of the event Vinyl 101:  Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about Records
Wed Apr 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Vinyl is back, and this event will unpack the vinyl boom for music lovers. Award winning producer and record spinner DJ Agile and guests will breakdown the basics of vinyl appreciation, listening and collecting, with music ga...

Icon of the event Shakespeare 1600: The One Man Show
Tue Apr 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

What was Shakespeare?s world like? Author, actor, swordsman Chris Humphreys wondered exactly that so he created Shakespeare 1600 to learn how the playwright observed the late Elizabethan world. In pantaloons and ruff?and blad...