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Icon of the event Trade Routes and Translation Schools
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The 12th Century Renaissance was possible due to new access to information. In this talk by Pneuma Ensemble, learn about the musicians, scholars and tradespeople who travelled across Europe and beyond, carrying books and idea...

Icon of the event Malton Built Avro Lancaster
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Aviation historian Keith Hyde, will speak on the building of the Avro Lancaster Heavy Bomber at Malton during WW11. A huge undertaking for Ontario aerospace workers at the time and one that employed thousands of men and women...

Icon of the event Hallowe'en Puppet Play
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for scary fun!

Icon of the event Medieval Celebration
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Pneuma Ensemble hosts a seasonal medieval celebration, complete with traditional dances. Audience beware, you may be answerable to the King or Queen!...

Icon of the event Medieval Performers
Wed Oct 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This introductory talk by Pneuma Ensemble will introduce you to some of the major voices of the Middle Ages. Their art spoke of wonders and horrors, and preserved portraits of the times in a way that touches the spirit....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Fairview
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Tales Tall and True
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join Artists from the Community Arts Guild to experiment with different kinds of storytelling. Tell your favourite stories, from personal to fictional to myths and folktales, and everything in between. We'll have guest storyt...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
Icon of the event Medieval Music, Medieval Philosophy
Wed Oct 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

How did people understand music during the medieval times? This talk by Pneuma Ensemble will explore music as the animating force of the cosmos, as applied mathematics, and as a topic written about by the ancients. Find out w...

Icon of the event The World of Marie de France
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Very little is knowwn about the 12th century poet/minstrel Marie de France, but she may be the one of history's most influential authors, and her work the focus of increasing scholarly interest. This talk by Pneuma Ensemble w...

Icon of the event Puppetry for Children Ages 6 to 8
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join the award winning Puppetmongers and find out how to make and bring to life all kinds of puppets from readily available materials. Try your hand with marottes, toy-theatre, shadow puppets and more!...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 03
Sat Oct 10
Sat Oct 17
Sat Oct 24