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ROM Connects
Friday, September 21, 2018, 6:00 - 8:30 pm

Eight years after acclaimed filmmaker Barry Avrich first documented producer Harvey Weinstein, he returns to indict not only the now-disgraced kingmaker, but the global industry that enabled him in this #MeToo movement primer.

The ROM provides a space for difficult and sometimes challenging conversations. Our #MeToo & the Arts program includes events that discuss sexualized harassment and assault, which may bring up difficult feelings for some participants and attendees.

Photo courtesy of Teeple Architects, 2017
Saturday, September 22, 2018, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm - Meet at the ROM, President's Choice School Entrance (South End)

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Please call the Programs Department at 416.586.5797 to be placed on the waiting list.

Welcome to another in our series of star architects. Teeple Architects, founded by Stephen Teeple in 1989, has built a reputation for innovative design, urban vision, spatial ingenuity and technical excellence

Visitors interact with museum volunteers and various specimens
Most Saturdays, 11 AM to 4 PM

Come touch some amazing specimens, chat with staff and volunteers, and learn something new about biodiversity!

ROM Speaks
Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Note program rescheduled from September 18 to September 26.

Free. RSVP Required.

#MeToo & the Arts
Join leaders in the arts community for an in-depth panel discussion on gender and power dynamics in the context of art institutions and the role that they play in light of the larger debate concerning art and artists during the time of the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements.

 

#MeToo & the Arts Programming

The ROM provides a space for difficult and sometimes challenging conversations. Our #MeToo & the Arts program schedule includes events that discuss sexualized harassment and assault, which may bring up difficult feelings for some participants and attendees.

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Explore the development of the exhibition Modernism on the Ganges: Raghubir Singh Photographs with curator Mia Fineman of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Sunday, September 30, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Explore the world of ancient Egyptian religion in this interactive and hands-on full day workshop.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Annual Greek Lecture

Join Dimitrios Pandermalis, President of the Acropolis Museum in Athens, for the ROM’s annual Greek lecture. From digital reconstructions of classical sculptures, to the public integration of a 3,200 square meter archaeological excavation, Dr. Pandermalis will share the most recent programmingo pportunities at this unique museum.

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Gigantic pillar-like legs. Towering necks. Massive tails. These are just a few of the biological phenomena of sauropod dinosaurs, the largest animal to have ever roamed the Earth.

Victoria Hall, Cobourg, Wikimedia photo, 2017
Friday, October 12, 2018, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm - Meet at York Mills Subway (South Exit - Old York Mills Rd)

We explore Cobourg, once one of the most important centres of Upper Canada, and later reborn as the “Summer Colony" or the "Newport of the North", a resort town for wealthy Americans during the post-Civil War era.

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Join the waiting list here.

Do you ever feel like the kids in your life know more about T. rex and Triceratops than you do? Discover the basics of dinosaurs, evolution, and fossils with ROM Educator Kelly Hodgins in this full-day workshop.