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Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Classical Violin and Piano Recital
Thu Jun 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

"Honouring Robert Schumann" (d.1856). Classical violin and piano recital with historical commentary highlighting the life and music of this composer and his contemporaries. With Susan Spier on violin and Catherine Maguire at ...

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 Chinese Lion Dancer Performance
Sat May 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Northern District

May is Asian Heritage Month. Come celebrate with us by enjoying an exciting and visually striking lion dance performance from the Sammy Cheng Lion Dance Association!...

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 Women in Modern Shakespearean Production
Thu Apr 21, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Deer Park

In Shakespeare's day, gender-bending was the norm with men playing women's roles. But what about the converse? Kaitlyn Riordan of Shakespeare in the Ruff and Joshua Stodart, Alehouse Theatre and James Wallis of Shakespeare BA...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Apr 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Morningside

G-rated movies for the whole family!...

Icon of the event Verdi's Merry Wives and Falstaff with Linda and Michael Hutcheon
Wed Apr 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Deer Park

Celebrate Shakespeare's comic genius with Verdi's masterpiece Falstaff, the crowning glory of his magnificent career. The portly knight unleashes comic chaos and misadventures when he plots to court two different married wome...

Icon of the event Much Ado About Shakespeare
Mon Apr 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us in celebrating Shakespeare's birthday, with a screening of the Much Ado About Nothing, starring Academy Award Winner Denzel Washington.

Icon of the event Golden Age of  the silver screen in Toronto. Doug Taylor
Tue Mar 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Doug Taylor, author of Toronto Theatres and the Golden Age of the Silver Screen, will talk about the history, heritage and architectural significance of Toronto's most notable theatres and movie houses....