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Icon of the event Misconceptions about the Universe
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Misconceptions about the Universe: From Everyday Life to the Birth...

Icon of the event The Science Behind SIU Investigations
Wed Apr 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Police shooting....

Icon of the event Earth's Extremes and a Changing Planet
Tue Apr 24, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

From chasing hurricanes and tornadoes, to descending down volcanoes and exploring some of the most remote and ecologically-sensitive places on Earth, George Kourounis is a National Geographic explorer, storm chaser, and telev...

Icon of the event Dispelling the Myths of the Special Investigations Unit
Thu May 03, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Humber Bay

In 1990, the province of Ontario created a Special Investigations Unit (SIU) and tasked it with conducting criminal investigations of police interactions with civilians, when those interactions end with serious injury or deat...

Icon of the event What is the Special Investigations Unit? A Course for Newcomers to Ontario
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Did you know that there is a special group that investigates police officers when someone is seriously injured or dies?...

Icon of the event How The Province's Special Investigations Unit Operates
Thu Jun 14, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Every time there is an incident in which police officers interact with civilians and someone is seriously injured or dies, the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) starts a criminal investigation....

Icon of the event Introduction to 3D Design: Tinkercad
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Create simple 3D designs in this introductory course. Tinkercad account required....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 23
Icon of the event How The Province's Special Investigations Unit Operates
Wed May 23, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Deer Park

Every time there is an incident in which police officers interact with civilians and someone is seriously injured or dies, the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) starts a criminal investigation....

Icon of the event Dispelling the Myths of the Special Investigations Unit
Thu May 17, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: McGregor Park

In 1990, the province of Ontario created a Special Investigations Unit (SIU) and tasked it with conducting criminal investigations of police interactions with civilians, when those interactions end with serious injury or deat...

Icon of the event Mad Science: Space Technology
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Explore space-related technologies used on Earth, including laser light, radar and more, and in outer space with an examination of potential threats to spacecraft. Then, build your own comet to take home! For ages 6-12....