Upcoming Events - by Date
We Put Our Foot In Everything!
Do you have an idea for a public program event at the Bata Shoe Museum?
You don't have to be a shoe expert to start something!
Are you a performer?
Shoes have inspired plays, dances, music, and art.
Are you a storyteller?
Shoes are the main show in many a film, folk tale, and novel.
Are you an expert in your field?
Ancient cultures, current fashion trends, political events past and present, or economics are just some of the subjects that can be explored by looking at footwear.
To find out what it takes to get involved, follow this link
There's always something happening at the Museum! Our changing exhibitions and collections inspire talks, music, family activities, and much more with a unique flavour found nowhere else.
For more information about events at the Bata Shoe Museum you can click here to download a printable version of our Fall 2013 program brochure.
You can view upcoming events by TYPE OF EVENT (Especially for Families, Lectures, etc.) or by date (with event details, below).
| Every Saturday and Sunday (unless pre-emepted by other programming)
Drop-in until 4pm
Included with museum admission
|Especially for Families
Weekend Family Fun at the Bata Shoe Museum
Parents, the next time you hear "There’s nothing to do!" bring your children aged 5 to 12 over to the Museum to for some sneaker-themed family fun!
Join us every weekend at the Bata Shoe Museum for fun activities meant especially for the little ones in the family!
In December our weekend craft is a creating a min-stocking for your tree, just in time for the holidays! And once you're done you can try on some funky shoes and play iSpy in the galleries.
Wednesday, January 29th, 2014
For more information on this event:
email@example.com or call 416-979-7799 x 240. Tickets can also be purchased over the phone at this number.
Running Out of Time: The Dichotomy of Modern Materials
Join Toronto-based freelance plastics conservator Samantha Conover and Bata Shoe Museum conservator Ada Hopkins for a ‘walk and talk’ through the exhibition "Out of the Box: The Rise of Sneaker Culture". Topics for discussion will include the early use of plastics, the explosion of synthetics in the Space Age 60s and the issues surrounding the preservation of sneaker collections. Examples of deteriorating plastics found in modern footwear will be used to illustrate the talk. Ticket price includes wine and light h'orderves with the hosts after the talk.
For more information about events listed on this page, or to pre-register
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 416.979.7799 x240.
How can you receive free or discounted admission to many of the paid events listed here? By becoming a MEMBER of the Bata Shoe Museum.
Rosmarie Gadzovski, Marketing and Public Relations Manager
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