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Icon of the event New Music 101: Enliven the Ma and An Extended Look at the Piano, Part 2
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Continuum Contemporary Music explores the meaning behind ma--the tension between sound and silence--and the keyboard geeks of junctQín demonstrate extended techniques on the piano through the music of Finnish composer Tomi Rä...

Icon of the event New Music 101: What's in a Fable?
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Presented by Musica Reflecta, Blythwood Winds and narrator Alex Eddington perform several pieces by local composers. Explore the dramatic and humorous side of timeless fables!...

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...

Icon of the event Lillian H. Smith's Birthday Party!
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

You're invited to a birthday party!...

Icon of the event Individual Portfolio Review Meetings
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Artists and art students can book a 30-minute portfolio review meeting with illustrator John Martz. Portfolio review meetings will be held at the library, and are scheduled between 4:00 to 7:00 pm on Tuesday, October 6, 13, 2...


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Icon of the event RECEPTION: Illustrator in Residence 2015 Launch
Thu Oct 01, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Northern District

Everyone is welcome to attend a reception to launch the 2015 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program, and to meet illustrator John Martz.

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 Giant Book Sale
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

We have something for everyone! Browse for some new favourites and stock up for those cold winter months....

Icon of the event New Music 101: Love Shards of Sappho and An Extended Look at the Piano, Part 1
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Arraymusic explores the ambience, colour and text of Barbara Monk Feldman's Love Shards of Sappho, and pianist Dr. Réa Beaumont explores extended piano techniques through the music of Canadian composer Barbara Pentland....

Icon of the event Family Movie Night: Brave
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Join us for a free family movie! Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pajamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....