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Icon of the event Tuesday Docs
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Abandoned industrial buildings and structures in Canada. Includes decaying factories, decommissioned power stations, storm drains, and other places of interest to urban explorers and industrial archaeologists.

Icon of the event Songs of the Soldiers
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A beautiful and moving evening, retelling the lives of two WW1 soldiers through music and dramatic readings....

Icon of the event Quintessential Bellydance
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Dancer Evyenia Karmi will offer a glimpse into the exotic world of bellydance. Participants will observe and learn a short choreography with movements from her book, "Quintessential Bellydance". Registration begins Aug. 27t...

Icon of the event Music and Movement for Kids (Ages 2-6)
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

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 as languag...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 14
Mon Nov 21
Mon Nov 28
Mon Dec 05
Icon of the event Learn about Toronto Urban Sketchers
Fri Oct 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Leaside

Meet with Perry Chow, one of the Toronto correspondents of urbansketchers.org. Learn about the artistic, storytelling, and educational value of location drawing....

Icon of the event The Great American Songbook? Part 1 and Part 2 with Jordan Klapman
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

The Great American Songbook? Part 1...

Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of popular books. A list of titles and copies of monthly selections are available at the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 29
Tue Dec 13
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Spadina Museum visits Evelyn Gregory branch
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Discover 1920s Toronto! Using objects from the collection, staff of Spadina Museum will guide you through an exploration of this interesting time in our history. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Harpsichordist Matthew Whitfield @ Palmerston: Solo Recital
Tue Oct 04, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join harpsichordist Matthew Whitfield as he introduces and performs famous works, including pieces by J.S. Bach, C.P.E. Bach, Mozart, and more! (Powdered wig not required...)...

Icon of the event Sacred Spaces of the Western World.Monasteries & Pilgrimage Churches
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Monasteries & Pilgrimage Churches...