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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 Mark Twain's
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Coming to the Toronto Public Library is Keir Cutler's hit solo show, "Is Shakespeare Dead?" adapted from Mark Twain's hilarious (1909) debunking of the myth that William Shakespeare wrote the works of Shakespeare. Cutler's w...

Icon of the event Accordion Duo: Sébastien Bertrand & Alain Pennec, from Brittany, France
Fri Nov 07, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Diatonic accordions, music for dancing groups and contribution to the revival of traditional Breton music.

Icon of the event Treehouse Talks
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Ongoing event running from: Fri. Jan. 9, 2015 - Fri June 12, 2015...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 09
Fri Feb 13
Icon of the event Sara Churchill and Colin Savage
Fri Dec 19, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Sara (keyboard) and Colin (clarinet, recorder) will perform baroque sonatas for recorder and keyboard (by Handel, Telemann, etc.) and a few Christmas favourites.

Icon of the event The Shoeless
Fri Nov 14, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A fine blend between traditional folk songs and original material. Frank Evans on banjo, Eli Bender on cello and Emilyn Stam on fiddle....

Icon of the event Turkish Film Series
Mon Jan 05, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Turkish Passport (Türk Pasaportu); directed by Burak Ariel....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Steeles
Sat Nov 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Steeles

Explore one of Canada's national treasures with a docent from the Museum of Inuit Art, the only museum in Southern Canada exclusively dedicated to collecting, researching and exhibiting art made by Inuit....

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 05
Wed Nov 12
Wed Nov 19
Wed Nov 26
Icon of the event 'Rembrandt by Rembrandt'
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Art historian, Anne Thackray returns with a lecture on Rembrandt. Rembrandt made more portraits of himself than any other major artist of his times - or for centuries after. Was Rembrandt simply tracing the effects of pass...