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Icon of the event Share Your Favourite Readings
Ongoing event running from Fri May 06, 2016 - Fri Jun 24, 2016
Location: Deer Park

Have you read anything recently that moved you so much that you would like to share it with other people?...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music May Salon
Tue May 31, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Palmerston Library presents the Poetry and Music Salon hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews....

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Rabbit and Bear Paws presents The Way
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Aboriginal puppeteer, Chad Sol, retells the story of how the Turtle carries the world on her back and how the tiny muskrat succeeds in giving all of us the greatest gift of all, a place to call home, Turtle Island....

Icon of the event Tea and Movie - Senior Month
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "A Walk in the Woods". Stars: Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Emma Thompson. Rated R, 104 minutes.

Icon of the event The Ojibway Storyteller
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Through the magic of the spoken word, drama and humour, Aaron Bell, The Ojibway Storyteller, shares the teachings and the culture of the First Nations people of Southern Ontario.

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Dance and Arts Camp
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Open to children ages 9 - 12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an insp...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 02
Icon of the event Book Sale
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | All Day
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Come check out Evelyn Gregory's annual Book Sale. Browse from a wide range of previously-loved books and pick up your favourites for just a buck or two! Book Sale runs from 11:00am until 3:00pm.

Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to Chinese knots....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 06
Icon of the event French Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your French conversation skills, make new friends, and learn to speak French with confidence. For more details and to register, please call 416-395-5980.


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Mon Jun 06
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