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Icon of the event The Story Behind Pipa: A Recital with Wen Zhao
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Learn about the essence of pipa, a Chinese traditional instrument with a history of more than two thousand years. Wen Zhao will lead her students to interpret both ancient and modern pieces, including "Ambush from Ten Sides",...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 24
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 28
Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Introducing Joseph Joachim
Thu Sep 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

One of Brahms' closest friends and an intimate in the circles of Robert and Clara Schumann, Liszt, and Mendelssohn, Joseph Joachim is often given an ancillary role, but current research allows for much richer portrait of Joac...

Icon of the event Culture Days: DanceAbility
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Express yourself through dance with the DanceAbility Method! This is an adult dance class for every body. Engage in guided movement games that build camaraderie, physical awareness and improvisation, and creative expression. ...

Icon of the event Friday Family Movie
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Join us on the last Friday of the month for a fun, family film. Bring a snack and enjoy a free movie on the big screen. Children must be supervised by a parent or caregiver....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 29
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 Culture Days @ the Library with Ensemble Topaz
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Ensemble Topaz is pleased to present their diverse music and dance arts from Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus. An interactive one-hour session will include demonstrations of dance, music and rhythm. All are welcome. P...

Icon of the event Illustrator in Residence Launch Reception
Mon Oct 02, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Join us for the launch of the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program with illustrator Ashley Barron. Room 224 and the Gallery....

Icon of the event Cancelled- Music and Movement for Kids
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

(Ages 2-5) Join Palmerston staff for a series of four Monday afternoon sessions of Music and Movement for Kids - enjoy songs, dance and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 02
Icon of the event Illustrator in Residence Exhibit: Ashley Barron
Ongoing event running from Mon Oct 02, 2017 - Tue Oct 31, 2017
Location: Northern District

See the original art of Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, and the work of children's illustrator Joanne Fitzgerald....