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Icon of the event Illustration Portfolio Reviews
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Artists and art students can book a 30-minute, one-on-one portfolio review meeting with Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence. Contact promotions@ibby-canada.org to schedule an appointment....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Icon of the event L.I.F.T. DJing, freestyle and beatboxing WORKSHOP
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Youth will test their sense of timing, while trying to overlay one rhythm over top another, learn how to freestyle off the top of their head and layer their own beatbox using state of the art equipment!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Icon of the event Secret Sleeves
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will make their own personalized book covers using paper, felt, string and other textile materials. Bring along your most favourite or precious book! Ages 6 to 12 years. Register in person at the branch or call ...

Icon of the event Adult Afternoon Movies
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Join us for a free afternoon movie. Bring a friend. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 12
Thu Nov 09
Thu Dec 14
Icon of the event Afro-Fusion Dance
Wed Sep 27, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

A fun class with expert Nadine Brown, including music and dance from the Africa and the African Diaspora such as Makosa, Azonto, Reggae, Soca, Dancehall, Reggaeton, and so much more!...

Icon of the event Unlocking Your Artistic Voice
Thu Oct 05, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Learn how to cultivate your authentic style by exploring your interests, identifying your strengths and embracing your quirks. Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, will lead the program. Main Fl...

Icon of the event Capture the Figure
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will learn basic photographic techniques including lighting and composition. They will then practice the techniques by producing a series of portraits. Participants are recommended to bring their own digital came...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 21
Sat Nov 11
Icon of the event Field Guide
Mon Oct 02, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this printmaking workshop, participants will explore and document the 'wildlife' surrounding Cedarbrae branch. Using cardboard, foam and paint, participants will create and print collograph stamps....

Icon of the event Ballet - Let's Talk About It!
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Take part in telling the famous tale of The Sleeping Beauty through movement, music and costume. Registration required. Please call 416-396-8920 for more information.

Icon of the event Halloween Movie and Craft
Fri Oct 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Dress up and join us for a Halloween themed craft! Then enjoy Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone on the big screen! Children must be supervised by a parent or caregiver....