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Icon of the event Strange Journey
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

"Strange Journey" is a multimedia performance based on stories, pictures and dances created by participating children and the visiting artists. Workshops begin in September, with the final performance on Saturday, December 9.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 05
Wed Sep 06
Tue Sep 12
Wed Sep 13
Tue Sep 19
Icon of the event Knitter's Night Out
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

Come and enjoy an evening of knitting and crocheting. Plan group projects that will benefit the community. Refreshments provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 05
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 19
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 31, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Escape the heat and watch a great film! Film titles will be announced in June. Dates: July 6, 13, 20, August 3, 10, 24 and 31

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Mare's Egg
Wed Aug 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

When a new pioneer settler needs a work horse to plow his fields, a mischievous farmer convinces him he can hatch a colt from a pumpkin. For ages 3 years and up.

Icon of the event Magic Show by Scott Dietrich
Wed Aug 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Abracadabra! Alakazam! Hocus pocus! Celebrate the end of summer with some magic! Prepare to laugh, wonder and be amazed in this magic show by Scott Dietrich. Free tickets will be available in the theatre lobby 30 minutes befo...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Escape the heat and watch a great film! Film titles will be announced in June. Dates: July 6, 13, 20, August 3, 10, 24 and 31

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Doctor De Soto
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Watch the very entertaining Doctor De Soto, a mouse dentist who treats a fox with a bad tooth. Based on the picture book by William Steig....

Icon of the event 12th Annual Storytelling Night
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us in the heart of Little India for an evening of oral storytelling told by both experienced and emerging storytellers. Stories will be family-friendly and selected from various cultures....

Icon of the event Out of the Depths: The Blue Whale Story
Mon Aug 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Blue Whale story is uniquely Canadian story about the biggest mammal in the world. Find out about the tragic story of this majestic mammal, how it was recovered, salvaged, studied and how it found its new home in the Roya...

Icon of the event Summer Saturday Movie
Sat Aug 19, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and watch a movie. Call 416-396-8916 for more information.