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Icon of the event Illustrator as Entrepreneur
Thu Oct 26, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Take a tour of the many hats an illustrator must wear to keep afloat in their creative career. Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, will lead this program. Main Floor Program Room. Drop in. No r...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Green Man
Thu Oct 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Christopher defeats the Green Man by blowing out all three of the Green Man's candles, and restores the treasure to the King. Free tickets available at the branch 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event Eating Words
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Celebrated chef and author Andrew George Jr. of Wet'suwet'en Nation on modern native cuisine, and choosing local, fresh, natural and organic foods. Presented in partnership with The Stratford Chefs School.

Icon of the event Canada 250
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Maurice Switzer, author of...

Icon of the event Building a Portfolio and Sharing Your Work
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Learn how to better tailor your portfolio and self-promotion strategy to attract the kind of work you most desire. Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, will lead the program. Main Floor Program ...

Icon of the event One Book: Unsettling Canada - CANCELLED
Mon Oct 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

This program is cancelled. Please join one of the other discussion at Morningside, Kennedy/Eglinton, Pape or Maria A. Shchuka branches....

Icon of the event Illustration Portfolio Reviews
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Artists and art students can book a 30-minute, one-on-one portfolio review meeting with Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence. Contact promotions@ibby-canada.org to schedule an appointment....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Icon of the event Career Paths in Illustration
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Explore the different types of careers available to illustrators. Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, will lead the program. Main Floor Program Room. Drop in. No registration necessary....

Icon of the event Unlocking Your Artistic Voice
Thu Oct 05, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Learn how to cultivate your authentic style by exploring your interests, identifying your strengths and embracing your quirks. Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, will lead the program. Main Fl...

Icon of the event  Trollope/social change and Downton Abbey with Judith Knelman
Thu Oct 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Julian Fellowes, the creator of Downton Abbey, has acknowledged that he was inspired by the Victorian novelist Anthony Trollope. Judith Knelman looks at Downton as an extension of Trollope?s Palliser novels, particularly Can...