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Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beaches

Halloween Puppet Show : Anansi and the Talking Pumpkin....

Icon of the event Building a Portfolio and Sharing Your Work
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Learn how to build an illustration portfolio, put your work into the world, and attract the kind of work you want to create. We?ll look at what makes a good website, how to build an audience, and what it?s like to develop as ...

Icon of the event Malton Built Avro Lancaster
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Aviation historian Keith Hyde, will speak on the building of the Avro Lancaster Heavy Bomber at Malton during WW11. A huge undertaking for Ontario aerospace workers at the time and one that employed thousands of men and women...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits Beaches
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beaches

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Cedarbrae
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Pompeii: Hear about the lives of ordinary people in this ancient Roman city which suddenly disappeared under volcanic ash nearly 2000 years ago....

Icon of the event Hallowe'en Puppet Play
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for scary fun!

Icon of the event The Business of End of Art: Portfolio Development for Artists
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Maggie Doswell of Karma Creative art studio leads a workshop for artists on why a portfolio is important, and how to develop one that will show your work to its best advantage. Maggie Doswell, MBA, MFA, is a professional sel...

Icon of the event Creating an Illustration from Sketch to Final Art
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

See how an illustration evolves from the initial ideas and sketches to the final artwork. Watch a demonstration of digital illustration techniques, and learn how to combine digital tools with traditional media. Plus: The ?und...

Icon of the event Bohemians In Brooklyn: Beaches Reads 2015
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beaches

Read a great book - The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter, by Carson McCullers - and join us for a lively book discussion led by local personality and musician Michelle Mayers.

Icon of the event Capturing Ideas and Finding Inspiration
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

How do we get ideas for illustrations and stories? Where do they come from, and what do we do with them when we have them? How do we recognize the good ones from the bad ones? Learn about keeping a virtual shoebox of inspirat...