Search results for “Canada”

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Archaeologist Amélie Allard provides a fascinating introduction to the basic principles, techniques, and ethics of exploring the human history of Canada and the United States.

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Discover the cultural impact of early medieval Norse contact with peoples throughout “the Viking World”.  Find out how the legendary Vikings weren’t just pirates and warriors; but settlers, explorers, and agents of commerce and communication beyond Scandinavia.

Sunday, March 4, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Trace the amazing history of the Vikings with University of Toronto researcher Matthew Goodman. From their fascinating lives at home to their preparations for raiding abroad, find out what it meant to be a Viking by taking a closer look at Viking society, religion, and daily life in medieval Scandinavia.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Examine the challenges and successes involved in retelling stories from the ancient world for television audiences with the cast and crew of Vikings.

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

This engaging and captivating session takes you into the world of Métis oral history and traditional storytelling.

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.

Barn Quilt
Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm - Meet at York Mills Subway (South Exit - Old York Mills Rd)

We explore Ontario’s rural heritage through the unique art of barn quilts.

Six Nations of the Grand River
Saturday, August 25, 2018, 8:30 am - 8:30 pm - Meet at the ROM, President's Choice School Entrance (South End)

Visit the reservation of the Seneca, Cayuga, Onandaga, Oneida, Mohawk and Tuscarora First Nations.

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

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

Victoria Hall, Cobourg
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 “Newport of the North", a resort town for wealthy Americans during the post-Civil War era.