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Icon of the event Art of the Americas: Capoiera Dance
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Capoeira Angola Centre Ori fuse dance and martial arts together....

Icon of the event The Pun-ger Games
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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In everyday life, puns are intentionally or accidentally used in jokes and witty remarks. In literature, puns have been used by famous writers in their literary works....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 26, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The Lunchbox (2014) Set in contemporary Mumbai, a woman tries to spice up her marriage by preparing a new dish for her husband's lunchbox. The lunchbox is mistakenly delivered to another man in her husband's office building...

Icon of the event The science of personal dress
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

This program is dedicated to adults who have undergone a lifestyle change or simply want to look their best. Stylist and image consultant Sandra Quigley teaches the science of personal dress and how to apply it to your exist...

Icon of the event Great  Art:  Rembrandt and the Life of Christ
Fri Sep 12, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Regarded as the greatest artist of Holland's "Golden Age", Rembrandt van Rijn is also one of the greatest storytellers in the history of art. Art historian, Anne Thackray discusses his use of The Bible as the source of ins...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Blue Jasmine (2013) A woman must learn how to support herself after her husband has been revealed to be a fraud artist. Cate Blanchett won the 2013 Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in this film. Directed by Wood...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Parliament Street
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Parliament Street

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 at Parliament Street Library to touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing t...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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American Hustle (2013) Based on the ABSCAM sting operation in the late 1970s, two con artists are forced to help the FBI ferret out corrupt politicians. Directed by David O. Russell, starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley C...

Icon of the event Musical Celebration: End of SRC Party with Lisa M. Jones
Thu Aug 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Parliament Street

Come and join the fun as we make our own instruments and shake, rattle and roll to celebrate the end of the TD Summer Reading Club! Registration required for groups only. Free tickets will be handed out at 1:30 pm. For more ...

Icon of the event Freaky Friday Fear Factor
Fri Oct 31, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Attention all boils and ghouls! Join us for an eerie evening filled with goodies, team challenges, prizes and frighteningly good time! Prizes will be awarded for best costume!