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Monday Lecture Series

The Arts and Culture Department of the Miles Nadal JCC is committed to transforming lives through experiential learning. We offer the highest quality of affordable adult arts programming in a prime downtown location that is fully accessible. In an intimate and welcoming setting, we provide participants with moments of fulfillment and discovery.

We hope that you will enjoy our stimulating daytime lecture series with high profile guest speakers such as Iain Scott, Kevin Courrier, Osnat Lippa and more!
To register for any Monday afternoon lecture series, please call our Information Desk at 416-924-6211 x0.
For more information about any of these programs, please contact Lisa Roy at 416-924-6211 x155 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Chaim Soutine and L’Ecole de Paris

a painting of a person in red with hands on hips and a red hatMondays, May 7, 14 and 28, 2018
1:30 - 3:00 pm

With art history teacher Osnat Lippa.
When Jewish artist Chaim Soutine arrived in Paris in 1913, he created influential paintings imbued with torment and personal expression. Dominating the new art scene of Montparnasse, Soutine was considered the most talented artist of his ‘school of Paris’ contemporaries.

Read more: Chaim Soutine and L’Ecole de Paris

Music Appreciation: Pieces of Music That Changed the World

Mondays, June 4, 11 and 18, 2018
1:30 - 3:00 pm

With Robert Harris, CBC Radio host and Globe & Mail music critic
Inspired by Harris’ 20-part conversations with Michael Enright on CBC’s The Sunday Edition, these illustrated music lectures - liberally sprinkled with musical examples -reveal why select compositions have entered  the cultural firmament and continue to resonate with us today.

Read more: Music Appreciation: Pieces of Music That Changed the World

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Important Notices

The Pool has re-opened.  Thank you for your patience and understanding.

 

The Gymnasium and Running Track will be closed for our Yom Ha'atzmaut celebration from Saturday, April 21 at 3:00 pm until Sunday April 22 at 3:00 pm. Please note that Jungle Gym is running as part of this event!

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