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Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Map Launch
Wed Apr 15, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join us for the official launch of our online Toronto Poetry Map in collaboration with Toronto's fourth Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Black Creek
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Black Creek

How does the wool on a sheep's back turn into a woollen shawl or sweater? Families will help to tease, card, and finger spin wool. We'll talk about natural dyes, spinning, and weaving. Everyone will take home their own woolle...

Icon of the event Toronto Mendelssohn Choir at Toronto Reference Library
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Works from some of the great mystic composers of the Renaissance and 20th century will be featured, and over the space of 30-40 minutes, casual listeners and passersby will experience something unique....

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival Kickoff -- 25 years of Drawn & Quarterly
Fri May 08, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of acclaimed Canadian publisher Drawn & Quarterly with readings, refreshments and more! Check back here for more details, or go to the Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) link below.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Toronto Zoo visits McGregor Park
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McGregor Park

Wild for Cats!...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
Ongoing event running from Sat Feb 21, 2015 - Sat Aug 29, 2015
Jane/Dundas

The Pan Am Poetry Slam Initiative a.k.a. Poetry Saved Our Lives (PSOL) is a major poetry slam competition for youth 13-19. The workshop series and open mics provide mentorship and artistic development opportunities and will r...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

ROM Rocks!...

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 CANCELLED - Urban World, Natural World
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

This program has been CANCELLED. In the 21st century we're facing extraordinary challenges: Global warming. Extreme weather. Environmental degradation. Renowned landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh and Waterfront Toron...

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival - TCAF Day 2
Sun May 10, 2015 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Meet the greatest assembly of comics authors from around the world, including Scott McCloud, Jillian Tamaki, and Japanese duo Gurihiru. Celebrate the 25th anniversary of acclaimed comics publisher Drawn & Quarterly. Participa...