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Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join award winning spoken word champion, Ian Keteku, as he leads a spoken word workshop. The workshop will provide youth with artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase their poetic talent and develop...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 01
Wed Mar 08
Wed Mar 22
Wed Mar 29
Wed Apr 05
Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day -  movie
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

A poor but feisty Chinese woman, disguised as a boy, joins the railroad crew in the Rocky Mountains to search for her long-lost father, and falls in love with the son of the railroad tycoon. (from IMDB)

Icon of the event Feature Film:  The BFG
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Recent film for children based on the book by Roald Dahl

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 Reptilia
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Would you like to meet an alligator? Reptilia features "Mister Toothy" along with a tortoise, lizards, and of course, SNAKES!

Icon of the event Jewellery: Design  and Power in Ancient Times
Tue May 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

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Icon of the event Twisted Ones: Balloon Show
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. All Ages. Drop-in program. Space is limited. Large groups of 5+ and Daycares call 416-393-7657 to re...

Icon of the event Art as Resistance
Fri Feb 24, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

During Workshop participants will get a brief introduction to the historical significance of Art as Resistance and use this as a springboard for discussion. The activities will include creating Legacies (Lego faces of their f...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Maria A. Shchuka
Sat May 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Learn how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater! Try carding and spinning wool. Contact the branch for registration info.