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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 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
Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us on for a fun film suitable for the whole family. Titles to be announce on a later date.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 06
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 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 Ceilidh Dancing
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Ceilidh ("KAY LEE") dance is a fun way to exercise and enjoy social time together - it's not called the 'party dance' of Scotland and Ireland for nothing! Absolutely no experience necessary: come join us as we retrace the pa...

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 Local Stories with WordPlay Collective - Saturday Drop-in
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Explore your cultural, mythical and personal stories through theatre, music and digital arts with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie. During this 12-week program learn storytelling, interview techniq...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 23
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 14
Sat Oct 21
Icon of the event Teen Fun with WordPlay Collective - Series 1
4:00 pm - 6:00 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 4-week series teens will explore storytelling, theatre, crafts and digital arts, culminating in a celebratory performanc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 22
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Icon of the event Awesome After School Club with WordPlay Collective
4:00 pm - 5:00 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. For children aged 6 and up. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 19
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17