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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Amesbury Park
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Amesbury Park

Pompeii: Hear about the lives of ordinary people in this ancient Roman city which suddenly disappeared under volcanic ash nearly 2000 years ago....

Icon of the event Home Staging
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodside Square

Thinking of selling your home? Learn how to optimize the value of your home with successful staging. Presented by B2B Group, a group of professionals representing a number of industries. Registration begins Sept. 17th. Re...

Icon of the event New Music 101: What's in a Fable?
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Presented by Musica Reflecta, Blythwood Winds and narrator Alex Eddington perform several pieces by local composers. Explore the dramatic and humorous side of timeless fables!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Barbara Frum
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show-
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

A puppet show performance of the book, "Tailypo" by library staff. This story is about an old man who eats the tail of a strange creature called the tailypo. Tailypo then returns to seek revenge. Schools please call ahead to ...

Icon of the event A Sampling of  Israeli Life ...
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

We love to hear your stories! Come and join Carrie of Toronto as she shares her travel adventures in a mini documentary. You will relive her real life experiences and view touching and humorous anecdotes from her travelog - h...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

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 and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Parkdale
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Parkdale

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 and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Introduction to Music Improvisation
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Come learn about improvisation and hear spontaneous composition first-hand! Toronto musicians from the Association of Improvising Musicians (AIM) will explain how they improvise together, then show you through a performance! ...

Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating: Fall Edition
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Speed dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a literary twist!...