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Icon of the event Indigenous Celebrations: Arctic Defenders
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Riverdale

The National Film Board presents: Arctic Defenders....

Icon of the event Father's Day Make 'n' Take
Sat Jun 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Black Creek

Join us for a fun craft for Father's Day. Ages 6-12

Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson: Separating Fact from Fiction
Thu Jun 15, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Riverdale

In July 1917, renowned Canadian landscape painter Tom Thomson mysteriously disappeared while canoeing in Ontario's Algonquin Park. Over the last century, speculators have offered increasingly wild theories of Thomson's fate....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - An Afternoon Concert with Cellist Amina Holloway
Thu Jun 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Cellist Amina Holloway perform a music concert....

Icon of the event Rabbit and Bear Paws: The Way
Sat Jun 10, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for a special family program celebrating Indigenous histories. Renowned children's author and puppeteer, Chad Solomon, will perform his comical, educational and highly interactive puppet presentations....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Piano Recital by Joan Zarry
Thu Jun 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Piano recital by Joan Zarry....

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Umbrella Thief
Thu May 25, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Someone or something keeps stealing umbrellas from Kiri Mama's Umbrella Stand. Find out who this thief is. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event An Idea of Canada - Marking Canada's 150th Anniversary
Tue May 23, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Northern District

Former Governor General Adrienne Clarkson and her husband, John Ralston Saul, begin an expedition to Canada's three seacoasts. In typical Canadian style, they travel by snowmobile, boat, small plane, pickup truck, and canoe....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - An Afternoon Concert with Cellist Amina Holloway
Thu May 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Cellist Amina Holloway perform a music concert....

Icon of the event Award-Winning Author Visit - Hazel Hutchins
Thu May 18, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Riverdale

Forest of Reading nominee, Hazel Hutchins will be providing a lively presentation of dramatic readings from her books and experiences of how she became an author, and covering topics from her writing process in getting ideas,...