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Icon of the event After School Club: Fall Crafts
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Come and join Riverdale Branch's After School Club featuring Fall Crafts during the month of October:...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17
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 Learn to Dance Salsa and Bachata!
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Salsa and Bachata are two of the most popular Latin dance styles around the world. Originating from Cuba and the Dominican Republic, these dances are as colourful as their countries of origin. History, culture, and the beauty...

Icon of the event Collage and Contemporary Art
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Coined in the 20th Century, collage is used by artists to make political statements and as process work to explore different formal relationships (colour, shape, size, texture, etc.)....

Icon of the event The Search for Richard III: England's Lost King
Tue Sep 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In 2012 the world's attention was suddenly focused on a small city in the middle of England. After years of research, hard work and fundraising, an archaeological dig was about to begin. The man in charge of the dig was looki...

Icon of the event Talk Like A Pirate Day
Tue Sep 19, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Arrgh, shiver-me-timbers!!!...

Icon of the event It's Cool...It's Celtic...It's CEILIDH!
Wed Aug 30, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Ceilidh dance is the "party dance" of Scotland, Ireland and our own East Coast. This program will have families - kids, parents, grandparents - dancing together: a rare and wonderful thing! Dances with fun names such as Marma...

Icon of the event Afro-Jazz at Main Street
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Main Street

This performance will provide an opportunity to learn about nyunga nyunga mbira, a traditional instrument which is an integral part of Zimbabwean cultural and has been for hundreds of years. Audience members will enjoy an exp...

Icon of the event The Palmerston Players Present: The Paper Bag Princess a Puppet Show
Wed Aug 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for our summer puppet show special "The Paper Bag Princess" in Palmerston Library Theatre!...