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Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Information Sessions
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Are you interested in acting, singing, dancing, or music? Or perhaps you are interested in the design of sets, props, costumes or puppets? Then we would like to meet you! Mixed Company Theatre is looking for participants to c...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 09
Thu Sep 10
Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00 p.m. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Thu Oct 15
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 10
Icon of the event Subway Mural Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Do you enjoy expressing yourself through visual art? Would you like to see your masterpiece displayed in the Toronto Subway System? In this 10 week workshop, students will be instructed by a professional artist and given th...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
Icon of the event Meals on a Budget
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Come join us learn how to prepare meals on a budget. Presented by the Kitchen Library, participants will learn ways to cut down on grocery bills. Find out how to shop for deals, use all parts of food to minimize waste, prepar...

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Welcome back to school with our staff puppet show "The Monkey and the Crocodile" performed at Palmerston Library Theatre. Based on an ancient tale from India....

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drumming and Theater
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
York Woods

Join us for Culture days this year and experience new cultures and tradition. Everyone is welcome!...

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 Introduction to Music Improvisation
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Come learn about improvisation and hear spontaneous composition first-hand! Toronto musicians from the Association of Improvising Musicians (AIM) will explain how they improvise together, then show you through a performance! ...

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...