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Icon of the event The Great War - A Hands-on Inquiry
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

In this innovative museum outreach program, one gets close up and personal with real artifacts from the Great War. This hands-on approach uses the historical inquiry process to bring history to life in an immediate and memora...

Icon of the event The Frank O'Connor House Story (Maryvale Farm)
Wed Feb 15, 2017 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

The Frank O'Connor House buildings are located on what was Maryvale Farm (Victoria Park Avenue/Lawrence Avenue East area). This was the country residence of Frank O'Connor, founder of the Laura Secord candy shops. A noted p...