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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 West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in....

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: West African Dance Class with Coco Murray
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Palmerston

An interactive one-hour dance class to live traditional drumming, focusing on beginner technique. Take a journey with Coco to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. ...

Icon of the event Culture Days. New Acropolis Toronto. Philosophical Chinese Calligraphy Workshop
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Deer Park

Discover the mysterious world of Chinese brush writing and symbolism. Materials provided to create your own scrolls....

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 Toronto Take Three: Film Locations in Toronto
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Michael Dowse's award-winning The F Word (2013), starring Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan, celebrates Toronto both as a container of plots and as a city of the imagination. Join Dr. Tom Ue (Department of English, University Co...

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 Toronto Take Three:  Tour of Film Locations
Thu Sep 10, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
North York Central Library

Follow the footsteps of some of your favourite characters from TV and films including NBC's Hannibal (2013-) and Atom Egoyan's Chloe (2009). We will explore Toronto's own Royal Ontario Museum and different parts of the TELUS ...