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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
Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds: A Physical Arts Workshop (age 9-12)
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join professional artists in a fun and exciting community based arts program! Open to youth ages 9 - 12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity through Movement, Poetry, Music...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 20
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 04
Thu May 11
Thu May 18
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Heidi Dahlsveen
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Andy Jones
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Charlotte Blake Alston
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event March Break Movie: The Secret Life of Pets
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy our March Break movie selection on a big screen in Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instruction how to play it....

Icon of the event NGOMA by Carnival Spice
Wed Feb 15, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for a dynamic performance piece and workshop that fuses modern and traditional forms of Caribbean Folk and African Dances....

Icon of the event Gumboots Workshop
Tue Feb 14, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Gumboots is a rhythmic, dynamic dance originating from South Africa, and requires the use of rubber boots. A first influence of Stomp dance, the body becomes the musical instrument. Fun guaranteed with Just Aissi, choreograph...

Icon of the event Spoken word artist Dwayne Morgan: Living a life of passion
Wed Feb 08, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Dwayne Morgan is a Jamaican-Canadian Spoken Word Artist, Poet, Speaker, Social Entrepreneur. In this talk he will share how he came to poetry, and how it changed his life, taking him from a shy kid, to an artist performing in...