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Icon of the event New Music 101: Enliven the Ma and An Extended Look at the Piano, Part 2
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Continuum Contemporary Music explores the meaning behind ma--the tension between sound and silence--and the keyboard geeks of junctQín demonstrate extended techniques on the piano through the music of Finnish composer Tomi Rä...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

Icon of the event Armchair Travel
Fri Oct 16, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Hillcrest

Join us for this charming travel slide presentation with raconteur Irwin Patterson. Romania will be discussed.

Icon of the event Taking it to Zero:  Lowering the Carbon Footprint of Architecture
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Green or sustainable architecture has been on the agenda for almost two decades at this point. Where early buildings were attempting to "live more lightly on the earth" and were attempting to lower energy use and use material...

Icon of the event Armchair Travel
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Hillcrest

Join us for this charming travel slide presentation with raconteur Irwin Patterson. Hungary will be discussed.

Icon of the event Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 not only destroyed Pompeii but, ironically preserved much of the city. The archaeological discoveries have been astonishing! The day-to-day life of people living in Pompeii is the main ...

Icon of the event Capturing Ideas and Finding Inspiration
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

How do we get ideas for illustrations and stories? Where do they come from, and what do we do with them when we have them? How do we recognize the good ones from the bad ones? Learn about keeping a virtual shoebox of inspirat...

Icon of the event Individual Portfolio Review Meetings
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Artists and art students can book a 30-minute portfolio review meeting with illustrator John Martz. Portfolio review meetings will be held at the library, and are scheduled between 4:00 to 7:00 pm on Tuesday, October 6, 13, 2...


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Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
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Tue Oct 27
Icon of the event RECEPTION: Illustrator in Residence 2015 Launch
Thu Oct 01, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Northern District

Everyone is welcome to attend a reception to launch the 2015 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program, and to meet illustrator John Martz.

Icon of the event Family Movie Night: Brave
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Join us for a free family movie! Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pajamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....