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Icon of the event Albrect Durer with Professor Dawn Cunningham
Tue Jan 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Deer Park

Born in Nuremberg in 1471, Albrecht Dürer's innovative drawings, paintings, and prints led to his acclaim on both sides of the Alps. In his art, he sought knowledge and beauty by combining Northern artists' love of detail w...

Icon of the event Flipbook Animation Workshop for Teens
Sat Nov 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Learn how to draw and Flipbook animate their favourite book characters like Harry Potter, Sponge Bob, Japanese Anime characters and more.

Icon of the event The Great American Songbook?  Part 2
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Professional musician/musicologist Jordan Klapman takes us on a very entertaining (and educational!)...

Icon of the event Rakhshan Bani-E'temad. Iranian Film Director. Discussion by Prof. Kay Armatage
Tue Nov 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

One of Iran?s ?premier? film directors, Rakhshan Banietemad excels in representing contemporary situations, often in relation to the changing roles of women but also covering a broad spectrum of social issues including war, p...

Icon of the event The Great American Songbook? Part 1 and Part 2 with Jordan Klapman
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

The Great American Songbook? Part 1...

Icon of the event Let's Draw
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Newcomers to Canada or to English looking to practice language and learn drawing techniques. Every week is a different lesson, all lessons involve using language in some way....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 10
Thu Dec 01
Thu Jan 05
Icon of the event I Am Rohingya
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

I Am Rohingya is a play that chronicles the harrowing Rohingya refugee experience from the perspective of Rohingya youth now living in Canada, taking the audience to Myanmar before the violence, through to the forced migratio...

Icon of the event Cultural Identities and Writing City Stories
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Who are the authors behind Toronto's stories of the past, present and future? Join panelists John Lorinc, Senior Editor of Spacing magazine, Arlene Chan, contributor to The Ward, Jael Richardson, founder of the Festival of Li...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: McGregor Park

Shakespeare in Action's TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club is a FREE readers' theatre program for children ages 7-12. Led by professional actors and educators, kids will explore one to three plays from The Comedy of Errors...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 12
Sat Nov 19
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event Sacred Spaces of the Western World. Modern World
Thu Nov 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Churches of the Modern World ? 18th to 21st centuries...