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Icon of the event Adult Colouring Club
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Colouring for adults is the hottest new trend, and it's easy to see why. Colouring can relieve stress, improve focus, and strengthen fine motor skills. Come try it out for yourself. All materials provided....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 29
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
Icon of the event The Digital Afterlives of Queer Porn Archives
Mon Jun 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

With Cait McKinney and Hazel Meyer. What is the library or archives' role in preserving and making available queer porn? Porn-making, watching, and sharing can be forms of activism--queer survival strategies aimed at document...

Icon of the event Hands on Exotics: Explore Australia
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Come on a wild adventure to learn about animals from Australia. Get up close and meet a red kangaroo, bearded dragon, sugar glider, blue-tongued skink, and more!...

Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson : Separating Fact from Fiction
Tue Jul 18, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cultural historian Gregory Klages reviews the historical records related to Tom Thomson's mysterious passing....

Icon of the event LSP Week 2017: Celebration 150
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us to celebrate the Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) program and Canada?s 150th anniversary of Confederation. Meet Jowita Bydlowska, author of the best-selling memoir, Drunk Mom, and Guy, a novel. Learn about newcom...

Icon of the event Streetdance Theatre Creation with Mix Mix Dance Collective
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for free open-level dance workshops in the styles of Waacking, House dance, African dance, Jazz Funk, Contemporary dance & yoga. You're also invited to witness Mix Mix Dance Collective's rehearsal process, ask questi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 05
Wed Sep 06
Mon Sep 11
Tue Sep 12
Wed Sep 13
Icon of the event (Ab)Original Stories From Down Under
Fri Jul 21, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Larry Brandy is an Aboriginal performer from Australia. He comes from the Wiradjuri Nation in New South Wales. He is passionate about sharing his culture with all ages. In his performance participants become emus, kangaroos a...

Icon of the event The Story of the Steeldrum
Thu Jul 06, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Learn how the steelpan came to be and its evolution in Trinidad. Pat "Panman Pat" McNeilly will explain how this unique instrument came to Canada and the defining role it plays in the Toronto Caribbean Carnival, A.K.A. Cariba...

Icon of the event Owen Anderson Presents: The Red White & Wow Magic Show
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Don Mills

Get ready for magic, mirth and mayhem with loads of audience participation and a CANADA 150 birthday theme! For ages 5 & up....