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Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Found Sounds
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Compose and perform your very own piece of music with everyday objects. This free workshop led by Soundstreams musicians invites people of all ages to explore communal rhythms and musical improvisation - it can be as simple a...

Icon of the event Ukulele Jam
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Come learn and jam on the ukulele. We will have some ukuleles to share, but bring your uke if you have one. This program is for everyone, children and adults, beginners and uke fanatics! Uke can do it! For more information an...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 18
Wed Apr 19
Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2017 winter sessions will host musicians, explorers, author...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 19
Thu Jan 26
Thu Feb 02
Thu Feb 09
Thu Feb 16
Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club - The Light Between Oceans - Cancelled
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

This program has been cancelled.

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 Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event Let's Draw
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Newcomers to Canada or to English looking to practice language and learn drawing techniques. Every week is a different lesson, all lessons involve using language in some way....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 02
Thu Mar 02
Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show:
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

For ages 3 and up. Groups and daycares must book space.

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Tue Feb 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Deep in the Sahara desert, as they try to get to Europe, Léonard, from Cameroon, rescues Hope, a Nigerian woman. Dans un monde hostile où chacun doit rester avec les siens, ils vont tenter d'avancer ensemble, et de s'aimer. H...

Icon of the event Love Lettering for Canada
Tue Feb 14, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Canada is turning 150 and there is so much to love! What do you love about Canada? Write a love letter to your community!...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Dance and Art Camp
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Great ready to be guided through an inspiring creative journey - using dance and poetry, connections between movement and literacy will be explored through improvisation, sound exercises, music, storytelling games, reading, w...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 06
Sat May 13