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Icon of the event Saturday Fun with WordPlay Collective
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Get creative and have fun with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie. During this 6-week series children will explore storytelling, theatre, crafts and digital arts, culminating in a celebratory perform...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 11
Sat Nov 18
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02
Icon of the event Teen Fun with WordPlay Collective - Series 2
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Be who you want to be. Create 4 alternate versions of you in alternate realities. Come work with Artists in the Library: WordPlay Collective and use green screen to dream up your other selves. We will be using the latest tech...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 03
Fri Nov 10
Fri Nov 17
Fri Nov 24
Icon of the event Sesquicentennial Celebration: Lawren Harris, Machine Age Artist
Wed Nov 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Harris?s abstract paintings are often thought emotionally remote; in reality, they are colourful, energetic and rich in feeling. They strive for spiritual revelation, but stylistically are deeply immersed in the visual cultur...

Icon of the event Get Spooked in our Haunted House
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Halloween with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie and the Don Mills Branch Youth Advisory Group as you tour a scary, interactive haunted house full of ghoulish characters and surprises arou...

Icon of the event Get Spooked in our Haunted House
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Halloween with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie and the Don Mills Youth Advisory Group as you tour a scary, interactive haunted house full of ghoulish characters and surprises around ever...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Mon Oct 30
Tue Oct 31
Icon of the event Eating Words
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Celebrated chef and author Andrew George Jr of Wet?suwet?en Nation on modern native cuisine, and choosing local, fresh, natural and organic foods. In partnership with The Stratford Chefs School.

Icon of the event The Curious World of High-End Contemporary Art
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Don Thompson is the author of twelve books. His most recent, The Orange Balloon Dog: Bubbles, Turmoil and Avarice in the Contemporary Art Market, discusses the fascinating and sometimes baffling motivations behind astronomic...

Icon of the event One Book: Unsettling Canada - CANCELLED
Mon Oct 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

This program is cancelled. Please join one of the other discussion at Morningside, Kennedy/Eglinton, Pape or Maria A. Shchuka branches....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Fun with WordPlay Collective
11:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Get creative and have fun with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie while enjoying arts and crafts, storytelling, theatre and digital arts. A different program each P.A. Day! For children 6 and up....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 06
Fri Nov 17
Fri Dec 01
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.