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Icon of the event Anyone Can Learn to Draw (Yes, that  Means YOU)
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Three short, easy lessons will give you the tools you need to begin expressing yourself through drawing. Drawing materials, animal skulls and other oddities, encouragement, and handouts for every lesson will be provided. 3 ho...

Icon of the event Culture Days: Fine Art in Glass
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

Join Nina Shah as she explores the harmony of light and glass, the creation and understanding of design, and abstracts and art forms with respect to the surroundings and culture. During the session, you will create your own g...

Icon of the event Introduction to Music Improvisation
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Come learn about improvisation and hear spontaneous composition first-hand! Toronto musicians from the Association of Improvising Musicians (AIM) will explain how they improvise together, then show you through a performance! ...

Icon of the event Life as we know it: film screening and talk
Mon Sep 21, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Filmmaker / Visual Humourist Cameron Tingley presents his series of short live-action films, Life as we know it....

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Welcome back to school with our staff puppet show "The Monkey and the Crocodile" performed at Palmerston Library Theatre. Based on an ancient tale from India....

Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Join Ontario Senior Archivist Paul D. McIlroy as he shows more than 100 years worth of Ontario photographs from the many records of Archives of Ontario and explains how Archives of Ontario manages these records.

Icon of the event Subway Mural Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Do you enjoy expressing yourself through visual art? Would you like to see your masterpiece displayed in the Toronto Subway System? In this 10 week workshop, students will be instructed by a professional artist and given th...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00 p.m. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Thu Oct 15
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 10
Icon of the event Memoir Writing Seminar
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Share and improve your memoir-writing skills in this 4-part session led by author Lesley Donaldson-Reid. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Icon of the event Tea And Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Join us on Friday afternoons at 2:00 for a series of classic films! No registration required. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Oct 09
Fri Nov 13
Fri Dec 11