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Icon of the event Henna Designs
Fri May 27, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Celebrate the diversity of South Asian cultures with beautiful henna designs! Design your own patterns and get a free, simple design on your hand. Children under 12 must have a parent/guardian present to receive henna applica...

Icon of the event Vinyl 101:  Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about Records
Wed May 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

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 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 20th Fantastic Pulp Show
Sat May 07, 2016 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection present the 20th Fantastic Pulp Show, in the lower level of the Lillian Smith branch. Golden age pulp magazines and paperbacks from the 1920s-1950s will be available for purchase, and ther...

Icon of the event What is our Role? Artists in Academia and the Post-Knowledge Economy
Sat Apr 30, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Research-creation. Practice-led research. Arts-based research. These are some of the terms being deployed within the academy to frame the ways in which practitioners are contributing to the production and dissemination of kno...

Icon of the event 13th Annual Albert Lahmer Memorial Lecture
Thu Apr 28, 2016 | 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Chester and Camilla Gryski will host an evening of happy reminiscences in celebration the 50th anniversary of the Friends of the Osborne Collection.

Icon of the event Day Of Puppetry
Sat Apr 23, 2016 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Please join us for a full day of FREE performances and workshops, all starring our friends, the puppets! Since 2010, the Lillian H. Smith Library and the Ontario Puppetry Association have been joining forces to present this a...

Icon of the event Play-in-a-Day With Dauntless City Theatre
Sat Apr 09, 2016 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

This incredible workshop with Scott Moyle, Dauntless City's artistic director, takes you from page to stage in a day! Immerse yourself in the process of making Shakespeare and get a firsthand glimpse into how Shakespeare's tr...

Icon of the event Skin:  Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cybernetic Containers
Fri Apr 08, 2016 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

YYZ artists outlet with Sensorium Symposium 2016 offers:...

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...