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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Long Branch
Sat May 07, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Long Branch

Did you know that May is Asian Heritage Month? Visit the library to work with the Gardiner Museum's talented ceramists and learn how to make a dragon or fantastic beast out of clay. Don't forget the scales, claws and whiskers...

Icon of the event Silent Storytelling with Noriko Yamamoto
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Noriko Yamamoto will use Silent Storytelling (mime and dance, choreographed to music) to tell the story of "The Funny Little Woman". Noriko brings this Japanese folktale about a funny woman's quest to recapture a runaway rice...

Icon of the event Vinyl 101:  Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about Records
Wed Apr 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Vinyl is back, and this event will unpack the vinyl boom for music lovers. Award winning producer and record spinner DJ Agile and guests will breakdown the basics of vinyl appreciation, listening and collecting, with music ga...

Icon of the event Doug Gibson: Across Canada by Story
Wed Apr 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Douglas Gibson, Alice Munro's editor, brings us new stories about the many famous authors he worked with during his long career as an editor and publisher....

Icon of the event Shakespeare 1600: The One Man Show
Tue Apr 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

What was Shakespeare?s world like? Author, actor, swordsman Chris Humphreys wondered exactly that so he created Shakespeare 1600 to learn how the playwright observed the late Elizabethan world. In pantaloons and ruff?and blad...

Icon of the event P.A.  Day Family Film: Hotel Transylvania 2
Fri Apr 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep his daughter, Mavis from leaving the hotel. Rated G: 93min

Icon of the event It's the Apocalypse and You Can Only Save One Play: Which One?
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Shakespeare in the Ruff artistic director Brendan McMurtry-Howlet and Driftwood Theatre's Jeremy Smith tussle over greatness. Which Shakespeare play is indispensable to human culture and why?...

Icon of the event Much Ado About Shakespeare
Mon Apr 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us in celebrating Shakespeare's birthday, with a screening of the Much Ado About Nothing, starring Academy Award Winner Denzel Washington.

Icon of the event Through the Lens
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


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Fri May 06
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away: Marie Célie Agnant
Thu Apr 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival we present renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Prize-winning storyteller and writer Marie-Célie Agnant tells stories from her Hait...