Lectures, Courses & Workshops, Special Events

Friday, December 19, 2014

ROM Natural History staff examine specimens brought to an id clinic.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 | 16:00 - 17:30

Visitors with rocks, minerals, gems, fossils, or suspected meteorites can have them identified at these special id clinics, held six times a year. These clinics are free, however NO appraisals will be done.

 

ROM 100 Speaks Lecture Series
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:00

ROM 100 Speaks is a cutting edge series that offers adults an opportunity to participate in learning and discovery through memorable once in a lifetime lecture experiences.

ROM 100 Speaks
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

Design & Printing Workshop with Reception

Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 11:00 - 16:00

Come and join us Sunday, March 1st to learn about Evergreen, an organization whos mission is to inspire action to green cities.

Thursday, March 12, 2015 | 11:00 - 12:00

Exclusively for ROM Members.  Registration required as space is limited. No waiting list.

Join Dr. Silvia Forni for an exclusive Member presentation of the exhibition, Of Africa: Maps, Borders and Mobility in Africa.

Trinity College Chapel, Angel figures, 1887, McCausland.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 | 13:00 - 14:30

Exclusively for ROM Members. Registration is required as space is limited. No waiting list.

Join us as we view some of the artistic treasures of Trinity College, University of Toronto.

 

People in hard hats gather around to examine a small core sample from a tree, with a forest in the background
Sunday, April 5, 2015 | 11:00 - 16:00

Come and join us Sunday, April 5th to learn about Forests Ontario, an organization dedicated to the renewal and stewardship of Ontario's forests.

Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Ontario.  Photo courtesy of the Aga Khan Museum.
Monday, April 13, 2015 | 09:00 - 17:00
Immerse yourself in the East by joining our tour, whose highpoint will be the amazing new Aga Khan Museum with its many treasures.  We will be guided throughout our day, by Gayle Gibson, a highly respected ROM educator and speaker .
Thursday, May 14, 2015 | 11:00 - 12:00

Exclusively for ROM Members.  Registration is required as space is limited.  No waiting list.

Dr. Keall will share highlights of the ROM's expedition at Qal’eh-i Yazdigird and sets the site in the context of the Silk Roads network of land routes and shipping lanes. The caravan cities of Palmyra and Dura Europos in Syria are featured in the new display, Ancient Stronghold of an Iranian Warlord.

String of beads collected in 1884, at Baby Point, near Toronto's Humber river. Can you spot the dark round glass bead with the white swirls near the middle? It may have been made in north Italy c.1540!
Thursday, June 11, 2015 | 11:00 - 12:00

Exclusively for ROM Members.  Registration is required as space is limited. No waiting list.

April Hawkins enthusiastically shares the stories behind these artifacts, all a part of the incredible archaeology of this city and entices the visitor to feel slightly differently about what might be found in Toronto underfoot.