Adult Programs

ROM Connects

ROM Connects

Join us for a captivating documentary or a thought-provoking lecture. Whether you’re fascinated by art, interested in culture, or curious about nature, ROM Connects offers engaging events that are free with RSVP.

Upcoming Dates

Friday, October 19, 2018 | 18:00 - 19:00

Free. RSVP Required.
Museum admission is not included.

Join master block carver Kondra Gangadhar, dye expert Jagada Rajappa, and researcher Rajarshi Sengupta as they explore the local knowledge structures that underlie the arts of carving woodblocks, dyeing with natural sources, and weaving complex silk himroo cloth in the Deccan.

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Sunday, October 21, 2018 | 14:00 - 15:00

Free. RSVP Required.
ROM Admission is not included.

2018 Edward S. Rogers Lecture in Anthropology
Inspired by the true story of Viking swords in the ROM's collections, historian Douglas Hunter offers up a real-life museum detective story.

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Friday, October 26, 2018 | 18:00 - 19:00

Free. RSVP Required.
Museum admission is not included.

What happens when one making animal meets another? Join artist and writer Eleanor Morgan in this illustrated presentation that explores the history of the human uses of spider silk; from gun sights to sticky tunics via acoustic lures, royal underwear and the mystery of the disappearing spider goats.

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Saturday, December 1, 2018 | 13:30 - 14:30

Free. RSVP Required.
ROM Admission is not included.

Explore the natural history of spiders you might find in your basement, backyard, or local forest, and clear up some of the myths about one of the world’s most misunderstood creatures.

 

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Location

Royal Ontario Museum

Contact

416.586.8000
info@rom.on.ca


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