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Icon of the event Brussels Expo 58: The Cold War Fair. By Professor Peter Harris.
Thu Apr 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Brussels Expo 58: the Cold War Fair. By Peter Harris....

Icon of the event World's Great Cities - Rome.Professor  Anne Urbancic
Tue Apr 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

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Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited to workshops to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in your neighbourhood on June 6, 2015.

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Joan Bailey
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Joan Bailey tells stories fr...

Icon of the event Music for the 21st Century: the 3rd annual FilkOntario Concert at the Merril
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection and FilkOntario are co-sponsoring the 3rd Annual Filk Festival, Music for the 21st Century. Music will be created in the lower level of the Lillian Smith Branch on Saturday, March 21, star...

Icon of the event Creepy Crawlers Express
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Knowledgeable and experienced staff ensure all participants learn about all sorts of different creatures. Not for those who don't like bugs.

Icon of the event March Break for Teens: Printmaking Workshop
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Join artist Rob Matejka for a hands on printmaking workshop. Learn a cool art technique, have fun and use your imagination. For teens 13+. Space is limited. Please register in branch or call 416-396-8950.

Icon of the event Stories about Storytellers: An Evening with Doug Gibson
Tue Mar 10, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Deer Park

Hear Douglas Gibson (Alice Munro's editor) tell stories about the many famous authors he worked with in the course of his long career as an editor and publisher. Featuring authors like Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pier...

Icon of the event 1893/1933: Chicago?s Columbian Exposition & Century of Progress
Mon Mar 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

1893/1933: Chicago?s Columbian Exposition & Century of Progress....

Icon of the event Chinese New Year
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm. Free Chinese New Year scr...