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Icon of the event EAST Spoken Word and Poetry Collective
Ongoing event running from Sat Sep 13, 2014 - Sat Oct 11, 2014
Cedarbrae

Want to express yourself through poetry?...

Icon of the event Art from 1914 to 1919: Not Just Matisse and Picasso
Wed Oct 08, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Artist, art historian and writer Suzanne Tevlin will discuss the remarkable variety of work that was created during the war years. We will consider works of art by Matisse, Picasso, Kandinsky, Nolde, Kollwitz, Stanley Spencer...

Icon of the event Great Artists of The Impressionist Period: Manet
Mon Sep 15, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Runnymede

The Impressionists opened the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation and things haven't been the same since. In this evening's lecture art historian Suzanne Tevlin will consider the innovative work of the fathe...

Icon of the event War Art in Canada and the Empire:  Artists in the Trenches
Wed Nov 05, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Anyone who has ever visited a war museum will understand the remarkable task artists were set when sent into the trenches with nothing more than their paints, canvasses and easels. Art done by these sensitive individuals will...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Icon of the event Movie Night
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Runnymede

Films introduced by Risa Shuman, CBC Sunday Edition film commentator and former TVOntario Saturday Night at the Movies senior producer. Call 416-393-7697 for titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 20
Icon of the event You Can Make Magic with Owen Anderson
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Don Mills

Even kids can make magic! Join Owen Anderson in a interactive show of comedy and magic. Each child will learn a simple magic trick they can make at home....

Icon of the event Art of the Americas: Capoiera Dance
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Capoeira Angola Centre Ori fuse dance and martial arts together....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

American Hustle (2013) Based on the ABSCAM sting operation in the late 1970s, two con artists are forced to help the FBI ferret out corrupt politicians. Directed by David O. Russell, starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley C...

Icon of the event The Experience of Music
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Northern District

From once-rare live performances to now ubiquitous electronic recordings, the public experience of music has changed greatly. Kerry Stratton explains how a love of music and a bit of time will enhance musical enjoyment and u...