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Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Explore the Chinese collections that will be presented in the new Humboldt Forum in Berlin, in comparison to the ROM’s impressive collection of Chinese objects and architecture. 

Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Reception to follow

Renowned Caribbean Canadian writer NourbeSe Philip delivers a moving performance of a selection of works from her recent poetry cycle based on the legal decision, Gregson v. Gilbert, at the end of the eighteenth century, related to the murder of Africans on board the slave ship Zong.

Monday, April 16, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Join leading climate change scientist and activist Dr. James Hansen to hear directly about current climate change research, and projections of the impact of greenhouse gases on our planet.

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Patricia Harris Gallery of Costume and Textiles with this special talk by ROM conservator Chris Paulocik.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 7:00 - 8:15 pm, Reception to follow

Celebrate Shakespeare with an evening of engaging discussion and live dramatic presentations with ROM and the Stratford Festival.

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

The ROM’s Dan Mishra Curator of South Asian Art & Culture, Deepali Dewan, explores some of the contemporary artworks that have been added to the Museum’s South Asia Collection in recent years.

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Discover ground breaking research and fascinating advances in art, culture, and nature as our experts share their cutting edge work in this engaging series of daytime lectures.

Friday, May 11, 2018, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
Museum admission is not included.

Join Arctic geographer and climatologist Mark C. Serreze for a sweeping tale of discovery spanning three decades as researchers came to understand that the Arctic was quickly changing – and disappearing.

Friday, June 1, 2018, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
Museum admission is not included.

Join Jenny Balfour-Paul in this richly illustrated lecture on the worlds only natural blue dye, indigo