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Icon of the event Islamic Heritage Month Storytelling Event
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Stories can take you to far away places and show that even though we come from different places our hearts are not that different after all! Join Award-winning author and storyteller Rukhsana Khan, on a story tour of Baghdad,...

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 Culture Days: It's Cool...It's Ceilidh!
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Ceilidh dance is the 'party dance' of Scotland, Ireland and our own East Coast. This interactive, one-hour program will have everyone dancing together: a rare and wonderful thing! Absolutely no experience necessary! Come joi...

Icon of the event Culture Days: Bellydancing Class with Evyenia Karmi
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

An interactive one-hour bellydancing class with Toronto performer and instructor Evyenia Karmi who will demonstrate a short choreography and her award-winning book....

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 Interactive Fiction Writer's Circle with the Hand Eye Society
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for exciting free programs this Fall with Artists in the Library from the Hand Eye Society and the The Art of Play: Game Makers at Oakwood Library. We will run three ongoing 12-week program series, see the other two l...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 05
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 19
Icon of the event The Zen of Writing
Wed Sep 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Charlotte Fielden , award winning writer presents an innovative writing workshop to encourage you to free up your imagination and write. Register at branch in person or call 416-393-7683.

Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 09
Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Fri Aug 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

This program gives kids the opportunity to learn about ballet as a storytelling medium. Children learn basic ballet positions, discover their own ability to convey emotions through movement, see brief selections performed by ...

Icon of the event Summer Family Film: Smurfs and The Lost Village
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in S...