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Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Classical Violin and Piano Recital
Thu Jun 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

"Honouring Robert Schumann" (d.1856). Classical violin and piano recital with historical commentary highlighting the life and music of this composer and his contemporaries. With Susan Spier on violin and Catherine Maguire at ...

Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: King Lear
Wed May 25, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

King Lear (156 minutes)...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Goldhawk Park
Sat May 14, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Goldhawk Park

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Now is your chance! Come to the library to touch and examine Bata Shoe Museum objects up close while learning the fascinating stories behind the s...

Icon of the event Chinese Lion Dancer Performance
Sat May 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Northern District

May is Asian Heritage Month. Come celebrate with us by enjoying an exciting and visually striking lion dance performance from the Sammy Cheng Lion Dance Association!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Mackenzie House visits Spadina Rd
Sat May 07, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Spadina Road

Learn how newspapers and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir.

Icon of the event Vinyl 101:  Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about Records
Wed Apr 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Vinyl is back, and this event will unpack the vinyl boom for music lovers. Award winning producer and record spinner DJ Agile and guests will breakdown the basics of vinyl appreciation, listening and collecting, with music ga...

Icon of the event Shakespeare 1600: The One Man Show
Tue Apr 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

What was Shakespeare?s world like? Author, actor, swordsman Chris Humphreys wondered exactly that so he created Shakespeare 1600 to learn how the playwright observed the late Elizabethan world. In pantaloons and ruff?and blad...

Icon of the event P.A.  Day Family Film: Hotel Transylvania 2
Fri Apr 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep his daughter, Mavis from leaving the hotel. Rated G: 93min

Icon of the event It's the Apocalypse and You Can Only Save One Play: Which One?
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Shakespeare in the Ruff artistic director Brendan McMurtry-Howlet and Driftwood Theatre's Jeremy Smith tussle over greatness. Which Shakespeare play is indispensable to human culture and why?...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away: Louis Bird
Thu Apr 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival we present renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. One of Canada?s greatest traditional First Nations storytellers, Louis Bird (Pennis...