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Icon of the event African Roots in the Music of the Americas
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Gear up for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan American Games by exploring the soulful sounds of the music of the Americas. Lionel Williams and his trio take you on a musical journey through the North and South American contin...

Icon of the event Brazil - Artscapes: Structures and Colours
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Bienal de São Paulo was founded in 1951 and is the second oldest art biennial in the world. It has made contemporary art known in Brazil, and further established São Paulo as an international art centre. The international...

Icon of the event Great Books: Henry James' Portrait of a Lady
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

In The Portrait of a Lady (1881) James develops for the first time at full length the "international theme," the contrast between American and Continental manners, for which he is celebrated. Come join John Snow for an after...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Steeles

Enjoy a movie on a big screen on PA Day.

Icon of the event Spotlight On Films from Turtle Island:
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Learn about indigenous histories through the indigenous lens....

Icon of the event Pompeii. In the Shadow of the Volcano with  Kate Cooper. Asst. Curator
Tue Jun 23, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Pompeii - city frozen in time after the 79 A.D eruption. Join Kate Cooper, assistant curator as she discusses the exhibition at the ROM....

Icon of the event Spotlight On Films from Turtle Island:
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Learn about indigenous histories through the indigenous lens....

Icon of the event Ancient Egypt Alive: A Traveler's Journey down the Historic Nile
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Mention the words ?Ancient Egypt? and people?s eyes open wide in awe. In this lecture, Egyptologist Thomas H. Greiner and award winning writer and UofT Graduate Student Laura Ranieri will explore the Giza plateau and its pyra...

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island:
Fri Jun 12, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Learn about indigenous histories through the indigenous lens....

Icon of the event Learn the Art of Capoeira for Teens
Tue Jun 09, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This workshop will expose you to the basics of Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. Instructors from Axé Capoeira Toronto will provide a history as well as show you Capoeira...