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Icon of the event Ballroom Dancing
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

David Outevsky, a highly-respected dancing instructor, will teach you basic Ballroom dancing skills even if you have zero experience. For experienced dancers, it is time to dust off your dancing shoes and enjoy an hour of fa...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 02
Icon of the event Filipino Cultural Celebration
Sat May 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

An enthusiastic group from Filipino Cultural Centre will bring an one hour entertaining program to introduce their culture. There will be traditional/Cultural dancing, simple Tagalo language in terms of common words & phras...

Icon of the event Creativity Workshop for Adults
Tue May 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

This workshop is for all adults who have an interest in the creative process. Through creativity exercises and activities such as memoir, creative writing, storytelling and visualization, they will learn practical techniques...

Icon of the event Hands-On Calligraphy and Kimono Demonstration
Sat May 14, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Presented by AJC Association for Japanese Culture, this hands-on workshop provides participants with an opportunity to write Japanese characters on Japanese paper with SUMI ink, as well as a chance to try out the kimono, a Ja...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Museum of Inuit Art visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Get up close and personal with sculptures and cultural items from the Museum of Inuit Art's educational collection. Learn how artists create sculptures and prints. Make your own piece of art to take home with you!

Icon of the event Vinyl 101:  Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about Records
Wed May 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Vinyl is back, and this event will unpack the vinyl boom for music lovers. Award winning producer and record spinner DJ Agile and guests will breakdown the basics of vinyl appreciation, listening and collecting, with music ga...

Icon of the event Renate Krakauer:
Tue May 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Renate Krakauer's new book "Only By Blood"is a novel of the search for roots, mother-daughter love, and family reconciliation. It depicts the fraught relationship of Poles and Jews during and after the 2nd WW and how some or...

Icon of the event Much Ado About Shakespeare
Mon Apr 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us in celebrating Shakespeare's birthday, with a screening of the Much Ado About Nothing, starring Academy Award Winner Denzel Washington.

Icon of the event Through the Lens
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Fri May 06
Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Over four sessions, you will learn tips and tricks for how to make comics, read and discuss graphic novels, and create comics stories based on your life an...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 04
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