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Icon of the event Newcomer Youth Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

A great volunteering opportunity for newcomer youth and for other youth who enjoy giving support to their fellow teens while earning volunteer hours. The club meets twice a month. Activities include book discussions, reading...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 25
Icon of the event Beatboxing 101 with Eddy
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

A high-energy interactive workshop that will teach you how to make music without any musical intruments and with loads of fun games, crazy beats and unique sounds. All ages are wlecome. Registration is required. Please call ...

Icon of the event 'Rembrandt by Rembrandt'
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Art historian, Anne Thackray returns with a lecture on Rembrandt. Rembrandt made more portraits of himself than any other major artist of his times - or for centuries after. Was Rembrandt simply tracing the effects of pass...

Icon of the event Chinese New Year Celebration
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

Come celebrate the Year of the Sheep at Agincourt Library! Enjoy a traditional Chinese music and dance performance in celebration of Chinese New Year and learn more about Chinese culture. Everyone is welcome!

Icon of the event Party With Elephant and Piggie
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Celebrate friendship with Mo Willem's book characters: Elephant and Piggy stories, games and more. Ages 4 and up. Free tickets available 15 minutes before the event

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day....

Icon of the event Black History Month: Gumboots Dance
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Gumboots is a rhythmic, dynamic dance originating from South Africa, and requiring the use of rubber boots. It is a first influence of Stomp dance, a discipline where the body becomes the musical instrument, eyes the lyrics ...

Icon of the event Film Essay
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

20-22:ALPHA is a nonverbal documentary film produced and directed by local artist Thierry Loa. In his words, 20-22 is "a cinematic symphony of spectacular moving images and evocative music, describing the futuristic world of ...

Icon of the event Hue: A Matter of Colour - National Film Board Mini Film Fest
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

In Honour of Black History Month - please join us for this free film screening at Palmerston Library Theatre. The feature documentary by renowned director and cinematographer Vic Sarin is a personal yet global investigation i...

Icon of the event The history of African music
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

A workshop exhibiting different African instruments and how the sounds reflect in world music. Featuring instruments such as drums (dondo), xylophone, acoustics, & more! Participants can learn about the soundscape of Africa, ...