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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 Family Movie Night - Title TBA
Fri May 20, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

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 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: Mackenzie House visits Runnymede
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Learn how newspapers and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Pape/Danforth
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Did you know that May is Asian Heritage Month? Visit the library to work with the Gardiner Museum's talented ceramists and learn how to make a dragon or fantastic beast out of clay. Don't forget the scales, claws and whiskers...

Icon of the event All Family Bollywood Movie - Title TBA
Fri May 13, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a Bollywood family movie to celebrate Asian Heritage Month! Movie will be in the Hindi language with English subtitles. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be ...

Icon of the event Star Wars Party - May the 4th Be With You!
Wed May 04, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Dress up as your favourite Star Wars character (optional) and join us for an evening filled with all things Star Wars - games, activities, and even a contest! Ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy for Beginners
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 25, 2016 - Thu May 12, 2016
Pape/Danforth

In this hands-on three session series, teens will learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy. It requires lots of concentration and practice. Before the end of the last session, learners will be able to write simple Chinese char...

Icon of the event Soundstream Salon 21 at the Library: Clapping Music
Wed Apr 20, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Parkdale

Learn a popular piece of minimalist music and make musical history! Join Soundstreams and perform Steve Reich's Clapping Music in an 80-person ensemble in celebration of his 80th birthday. All you need is curiosity and the ab...