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Icon of the event Great Artists of The Impressionist Period: Manet
Mon Sep 15, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Runnymede

The Impressionists opened the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation and things haven't been the same since. In this evening's lecture art historian Suzanne Tevlin will consider the innovative work of the fathe...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Eglinton Square
Sat Oct 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eglinton Square

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 Eglinton Square Library to touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the...

Icon of the event Get Creative with Chocolate Tales
Fri Aug 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Don Mills

Hey Teens! Have you ever wanted to learn more about chocolate? This workshop is for you! Come and experience the creative world of chocolate with Chocolate Tales, Learn:...

Icon of the event Puppet Show:  Clever Tom and The Leprechaun (Afternoon session)
Wed Aug 06, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Pape/Danforth

Based on the folktale. Ages 2 and up. Space is limited. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the event

Icon of the event Art from 1914 to 1919: Not Just Matisse and Picasso
Wed Oct 08, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Artist, art historian and writer Suzanne Tevlin will discuss the remarkable variety of work that was created during the war years. We will consider works of art by Matisse, Picasso, Kandinsky, Nolde, Kollwitz, Stanley Spencer...

Icon of the event Summer Storytelling
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Runnymede

Come and listen to professional storytellers as well as tell your own stories! Weekly topics include: Stories of migration, travel tales, local stories, creation myths, and humourous stories. Please phone the branch on 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Wed Aug 06
Wed Aug 13
Icon of the event War Art in Canada and the Empire:  Artists in the Trenches
Wed Nov 05, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Anyone who has ever visited a war museum will understand the remarkable task artists were set when sent into the trenches with nothing more than their paints, canvasses and easels. Art done by these sensitive individuals will...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Casa Loma visits Parkdale
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Parkdale

Casa Loma presents "Medieval Weapons and Armour". An interactive history of the Medieval period.

Icon of the event Halloween Movie
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eglinton Square

Join us for a Halloween themed movie. Space is limited. For children 6-12 years. Free tickets will be available at 1:30 on the day of the movie.

Icon of the event Film Night: The Ghosts in our Machine
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Runnymede

The Ghosts in our Machine is a multi-award winning documentary that illuminates the lives of individual animals living within and rescued from the machine of our modern world. Through the heart and photographic lens of award-...