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Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Take your palate on a delectable tour of Canada and discover regional cuisines with tasting plates by the country’s top chefs and Canadian beverage pairings provided by the LCBO and Vintages.

Tuesdays, September 19 & October 24, 2017, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Explore the influences and intersects of Indigenous arts and culture on Canadian identity in this engaging and thought-provoking lecture series, inspired by the ROM original exhibition Anishinaabeg: Art & Power.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

A First Nation Writer's tale of traveling from the Rez to the World
Sharing stories from his own personal journey, celebrated Canadian author Drew Hayden Taylor explores the role of Indigenous voices in Canadian art and culture.

Tuesdays, July 11 & September 26, 2017, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

What does it mean to be Canadian? Celebrate Canada 150 by exploring our nation’s identity and its unique place on the world stage in this inspiring lecture series.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Battlefield Proven, Boardroom Approved.
Celebrate the incredible work of Canada's Armed Forces personnel both in and out of uniform with the inspiring life story of decorated Lt.-Col. David Quick (retd). 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Iconic visual and performance artist Kent Monkman explores how his own incredible body of works have recast the Canadian historical narrative

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Dr. Hood will be showing a selection of hand-woven Canadian textiles in the Royal Ontario Museum's important collections, and discussing Dorothy Burnham's influential collecting and interpretive practices.

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

John Vollmer will lead an in-depth discussion and demonstration of Dorothy K. Burnham’s collecting, research methodologies and their impact on the collections of the Costume and Textile Department at the Royal Ontario Museum.

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

John Vollmer will lead an in-depth discussion and demonstration of Dorothy K. Burnham’s collecting, research methodologies and their impact on the collections of the Costume and Textile Department at the Royal Ontario Museum.

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Dr. Hood will be showing a selection of hand-woven Canadian textiles in the Royal Ontario Museum's important collections, and discussing Dorothy Burnham's influential collecting and interpretive practices.