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Icon of the event Euba Quartet
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Humber Summit

Euba is a tuba quartet that plays a wide variety of repertoire including contemporary compositions and that often adapts classic favourites for other ensembles to fit their instrumentation. Their engaging performances include...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Evelyn Gregory

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits Palmerston
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Palmerston

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event Chess Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Play a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Enjoy the competitive spirit while improving your critical thinking skills. All skill levels welcome, from beginners to advanced players. Please register i...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Weston
Sat Nov 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Weston

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gardiner Museum visits Maria A. Shchuka
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Did you know that clay is actually a type of soil? It is unique as you can make plates, cups and saucers with it. Join our talented ceramic artists and learn how to make your very own animal out of clay!...

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 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...

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4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Open to children ages 9-12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an i...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 06
Thu Oct 08
Tue Oct 13
Thu Oct 15
Tue Oct 20
Icon of the event Clay Sculptures with Paul Stewart
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 02, 2015 - Fri Dec 11, 2015
Richview

Richview library will be hosting Paul Stewart as part of the Artists in the Library project. Paul will be offering an array of workshops between September to December which will explore personal themes through the medium of c...