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Icon of the event Wild Wednesday: Creepy Crawlers Express
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Dare to have a hands-on experience with live animals from Creepy Crawlers Express? You'll get a chance to meet, greet and learn about insects, reptiles, amphibians and other amazing creatures!...

Icon of the event Teen Meetups for Newcomers
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 20, 2016 - Mon Jul 25, 2016
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come and spend one hour with our Youth advisory Group members (teen volunteers). You can chat with them about anything in your life as a student in a new culture. They will answer your questions such as how to make new friend...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry with Annie Wong - #1 Tuesday Evenings
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for experimental and hands-on poetry workshops. Learn, collaborate and have fun with different forms of expression. Call 416-395-5710 to register....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry Life Writing Circle #1 Thursday Evenings
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

An ongoing writing workshop open to all emerging writers or curious people of any age interested in developing writing and poetry skills. Participants will explore poetic conventions of expressing the 'lyrical self' and dra...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 15
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Icon of the event Teen DJ Workshop with Scratch Lab
Tue Aug 02, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Join Scratch Lab for a workshop that examines basic DJ techniques as well as the evolution of mp3 software in the DJing world. The workshop will consist of a 2 hour info session where everyone will learn the basics of how to ...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Centre for Communication and Poetry Research
Sat Sep 17, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

The Centre for Communication and Poetry Research is a pop-up research centre where participants are invited to read poems to strangers over the phone. Drop-in to participate. If you would like to receive a phone call from the...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry with Annie Wong - #2 Tuesday Evenings
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for experimental and hands-on poetry workshops. Learn, collaborate and have fun with different forms of expression. Call 416-395-5710 to register....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 18
Icon of the event Art & Life
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Artist Shatha Sharef will show you how to create artwork that encourages new ways of thinking and seeing the world through drawing and digital media arts. Drop in anytime between 11am - 12pm. No registration required. For mo...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library:  Up Close with Artist Annie Wong
Sat Sep 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Drop by for tea, cookies and an informal chat with artist in residence, Annie Wong, who will be on hand to talk about the many poetry programs and lyrical endeavours she has planned to help you ignite your creative spark.

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Centre for Communication and Poetry Research
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

The Centre for Communication and Poetry Research is a pop-up research centre where participants are invited to read poems to strangers over the phone. Drop-in to participate. If you would like to receive a phone call from the...