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Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Dr.Philippa Sheppard on Goodnight Desdemona....
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Deer Park

Come and explore Toronto playwright and novelist (Fall on Your Knees) Ann Marie MacDonald’s humorous and gender-bending take on two of Shakespeare’s most accomplished tragedies of love -- Romeo and Juliet and Othello with Pro...

Icon of the event Armchair Travel
Fri Nov 14, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Hillcrest

Travel slide presentation with raconteur Irwin Patterson....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Steeles
Sat Nov 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Steeles

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 Lunchtime Lectures. Two Shakespeare Marriages:The Taming of the Shrew & Macbeth
Thu Nov 06, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Deer Park

Join Alexander Leggatt Professor Emeritus,English, University College, U of T as he anylises two Shakespearean marriages. The Taming of the Shrew shows marriages being negotiated,in ways that are both conventional and unco...

Icon of the event Croakwood Village Haunted Library & Wart Centre
Thu Oct 30, 2014 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Visit our haunted library and be scared. Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult.

Icon of the event Great Artists of the Impressionist Period; Renoir
Mon Oct 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

The Impressionists openedd the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation, and things haven't been the same since. In today's lecture art historian Suzanne Tevlin will consider the work of Pierre-Auguste Renoir wi...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures . Mozart in Love with Rick Phillips
Thu Oct 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Although we often associate the word 'love' with happiness and joy, there are many aspects to real human love - from joy to jealousy, to longing,confusion and heartache. The genius of Mozart is clearly exhibited by how he sho...

Icon of the event Fall Festival
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

"The Witch's Candy Store" puppet show followed by face painting, and a craft activity with Art Starts.

Icon of the event Armchair Travel
Fri Oct 17, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Hillcrest

Travel slide presentation with raconteur Irwin Patterson....

Icon of the event Travel Talk - South Africa
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Join us for a free travel talk on South Africa, Namibia, and Botswana. Learn about deltas, deserts and Victoria Falls. This region of Africa is the wildlife and nature seekers paradise. Talk presented by an Adventure Travel C...