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Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2016 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 18
Thu Feb 25
Thu Mar 03
Thu Mar 10
Thu Mar 17
Icon of the event Macbeth: A Late Shakespeare and Early Verdi Masterpiece
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

When asked to compose a "super-natural" opera, Verdi was inspired by the witches and ghosts of ancient Scotland. Opera expert Iain Scott discusses Macbeth, perhaps Shakespeare's shortest and most compact play, ideal for one o...

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 bl...

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 National Film Board Mini Film Fest: Invisible City
Thu Feb 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Palmerston

Please join us for the free film screening of Invisible City, by Hubert Davis. (75 min, 2009.) A moving story of two boys from Regent Park crossing into adulthood ? their mothers and mentors rooting for them to succeed; their...

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 International Women's Day Movie
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Celebrate International Women's Day with the Eatonville staff. Join us for a screening of Iron Jawed Angels, starring Academy Award winner Hillary Swank. This movie tells the little-known story of a group of passionate and dy...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Toronto Camera Club
Thu Mar 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a member of the Toronto Camera Club show pictures and talk about their recent trip....

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 Sushi Making for Teens
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Palmerston

Back by popular demand! Join us for a fun and nutritious hands-on sushi-making class with master chef Sang Kim from "Sushi Making for the Soul"! Discover your inner sushi chef! Space is limited. Registration required - please...