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Icon of the event 1914, Air War Western Front
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

Aviation Historian Keith Hyde will discuss how aircraft at the start of WW1, where used primary to observe troop movements and for aerial reconnaissance. Both sides flew fragile biplanes, lacking realible engines and any form...

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 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 Re-enacting  Greek Myths
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
High Park

Author and lover of Greek mythology Patrick Bowman is the workshop leader as children re-enact famous Greek myths and heroes including Hercules, Odysseus and Cyclops, the Trojan horse and Medusa.

Icon of the event Peak Learning.World War I Propaganda Art: A Look at Both Sides
Tue Nov 25, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Deer Park

War propaganda art saw the creation of some bizarre and terrifying images aimed at whipping up war sentiment and demonizing the enemy. Artist and art historian Suzanne Tevlin discusses a selection of such images, from both si...

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue Dec 02, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Stolen Tarts: The queen is making tarts for Christmas. When the tarts turn out disastrously, the knave steals the tarts in a plot to protect the queen. Free tickets available in person, 30 minutes before the performance. ...

Icon of the event Have Fun with Poetry
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Victoria Village

Poetry, sounds fun? Write your own. Read yours or someone else's with Toronto Poet, Honey Novick.

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 analyses two Shakespearean marriages. The Taming of the Shrew shows marriages being negotiated,in ways that are both conventional and unco...

Icon of the event Family Night Halloween Puppet Show
Tue Oct 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Tailypo: A strange creature haunts an old man who stole its tail. Free tickets available in person, 30 minutes before the performance. For children 5 years and up(not suitable for very young children).

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Great Museums of  Lake Erie with Mary Redekop
Thu Sep 25, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Join Mary Redekop on a slide illustrated trip as she travels around Lake Erie to give you a taste of the collections of the Detroit Institute of Art - home of Diego Rivera's frescoes, the Toledo Museum of Art and its Glass P...