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Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

Icon of the event Introduction to Mobile Music
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Richview

This event will give people a quick introduction to the growing world of mobile music applications for iOs and android phones anda tablets. then we'll all jam out. Free for all ages.

Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy: The Art of Virtue
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Explore the Art of Virtue through a hands-on meditative experience with Chinese calligraphy. This workshop focuses on expressing harmony and beauty, a practice that can be carried through to all aspects of life. All levels a...

Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson: Separating Fact from Fiction
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

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 Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 09
Icon of the event Knitter's Night Out
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

Come and enjoy an evening of knitting and crocheting. Plan group projects that will benefit the community. Refreshments provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 05
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 19
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Icon of the event Make a Film in a Day with TIFF
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop encourages students to experience the art of filmmaking first-hand. Working collaboratively under the guidance of TIFF's pros, they will write, pitch and shoot a short film....

Icon of the event Canadian Dinosaurs with Club Rex
Wed Aug 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join Club Rex as they introduce kids to amazing dinosaur discoveries found in our very own country! Fossils, museum-quality dinosaur casts, and original pieces will bring a sense of wonder and excitement in this fun, interac...

Icon of the event Happy Hounds
Wed Jul 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Ready to meet some well-behaved dogs? Learn the basics of being a good pet owner, and get some tips and tricks to train a furry friend. The gang from Swansea Dog Obedience Club will be hosting this special program just for ...

Icon of the event Mad Science: True North Science
Wed Jul 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Mad Science presents an interactive, exciting workshop featuring Canadian science. Junior scientists will get to experience hands-on experiments and discoveries while they learn about Canada's contributions to science over t...