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Icon of the event The Complete Works: A Film Screening and Celebration of bpNichol
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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A tribute to the one of 4 horsemen, bpNichol. The first screening of the 40 minute film, a visual display (bpNichol books, prints of his poems, pictures of bpNichol himself) and a Q&A afterward.

Icon of the event The Royal Ontario Museum Presents Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano
Mon Oct 05, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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The presentation provides an overview of the dramatic story of this ancient civilization frozen in time. Casts of those lost in the catastrophe are among the exhibition's highlights. The exhibition includes approximately 200 ...

Icon of the event Battle of the Architects: Revisiting City Hall's Architectural Design
Wed Sep 23, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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50 years after the opening of Toronto's City Hall, a panel of architects and designers review and defend the designs of the finalists of the international architectural competition, Dragon's Den-style. It's your chance to rev...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma: D'amour et de silence.
Sat Oct 10, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Sans sous-titres (without subtitles)...

Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

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

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
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 11
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Sep 01, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The Theory of Everything (2014). The story of cosmologist Stephen Hawking and his wife Jane, and their life together as Hawking pursues his study of time and Jane supports him through his life with ALS. Eddie Redmayne won t...

Icon of the event Aging and Creativity: The Later Life and Last Works of Verdi and Strauss
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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In "Four Last Songs: Aging and Creativity in Verdi, Strauss, Messiaen and Britten", Linda and Michael Hutcheon examine the composers' later works and consider their individual responses to the challenges of aging. Can later...

Icon of the event Animating movement and dance with Zeesy and friends
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Calling all teens! Join artist Zeesy and professional dance and music collaborators to choreograph, rehearse and perform a movement/dance production that interacts with Zeesy's animation. No dance experience necessary - only ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 02
Tue Nov 03
Mon Nov 09
Tue Nov 10
Mon Nov 16
Icon of the event Gay Nerds with JP Larocque
Mon Sep 28, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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JP Larocque's web series Gay Nerds joins spot on parodies of horror and sci fi classics and with hilarious commentary on the foibles of contemporary queer life....