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Icon of the event Mozart's Most Faithful
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Northern District

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a prolific composer of works of great beauty. He also wrote hundreds of richly detailed and colourful letters, in the process unwittingly writing his own autobiography. Delve into the mind of a gen...

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 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 The Conductor's Art
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Northern District

The conductor's role has shifted over the centuries, from timekeeper to interpreter, yet it remains one of the most misunderstood aspects of music-making. What happens when the composer is on the podium? And what makes a grea...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Palmerston
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Explore one of Canada's national treasures with a docent from the Museum of Inuit Art, the only museum in Southern Canada exclusively dedicated to collecting, researching and exhibiting art made by Inuit....

Icon of the event PA Day Family Films
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 Nov 14
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event The Love of Music
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

In recordings and some live performances, Kerry Stratton, Toronto Concert Orchestra conductor and host of Classical 96.3 FM's "Conductor?s Choice," presents a series on the art and love of music....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 29
Icon of the event The Experience of Music
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Northern District

From once-rare live performances to now ubiquitous electronic recordings, the public experience of music has changed greatly. Kerry Stratton explains how a love of music and a bit of time will enhance musical enjoyment and u...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Palmerston

Join the participants of the "Swallowing Clouds" arts library program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed four-week period....