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Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Dr.Philippa Sheppard on Goodnight Desdemona....
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Deer Park

Come and explore Toronto playwright and novelist (Fall on Your Knees) Ann Marie MacDonald?s humorous and gender-bending take on two of Shakespeare?s most accomplished tragedies of love -- Romeo and Juliet and Othello with Pro...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

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!...


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Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 22
Sat Nov 29
Icon of the event Beaches Reads 2014
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Kingston Road Village Concert Series, in conjunction with Toronto Public Library, presents Beaches Reads 2014. Read a great book, An Equal Music by Vikram Seth, and take part in a lively book discussion led by TSO musician Ti...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Bridlewood
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bridlewood

Black Creek Pioneer Village: Sheep to Shawl...

Icon of the event The Munich Art Trove with German Consul General Walter Stechel
Tue Oct 21, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

In 2010, 1400 art works were discovered in the apartment of Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich. These works by well known artists like Picasso, Kokoschka, Klee, Munch, Chagall were considered " degenerate" by the Nazis and were loo...

Icon of the event The 100th Anniversary of the Great War, 1914-1918
Tue Nov 11, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Local Historian Joanne Doucette will present her research and photos about the local impact of the outbreak of World War I. Join us on Remembrance Day as we mark the 100th Anniversary of the start of the Great War.

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Two Shakespeare Marriages:The Taming of the Shrew & Macbeth
Thu Nov 06, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Deer Park

Join Alexander Leggatt Professor Emeritus,English, University College, U of T as he analyses two Shakespearean marriages. The Taming of the Shrew shows marriages being negotiated,in ways that are both conventional and unco...

Icon of the event Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 50th Anniversary
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Enjoy treats, games and activities as we celebrate 50 years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. All are welcome!

Icon of the event Fall Festival
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

"The Witch's Candy Store" puppet show followed by a craft activity with Art Starts.

Icon of the event Peak Learning.World War I Propaganda Art: A Look at Both Sides
Tue Nov 25, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Deer Park

War propaganda art saw the creation of some bizarre and terrifying images aimed at whipping up war sentiment and demonizing the enemy. Artist and art historian Suzanne Tevlin discusses a selection of such images, from both si...