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Icon of the event Pan Am Puppet Show
Fri Jul 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Forest Hill

Celebrate the launch of the Pan Am Games in Toronto with a special Pan Am themed puppet show! Suitable for ages 3 and up. Registration not required, but space is limited, so please arrive early. Please call 416-393-7706 for m...

Icon of the event Pan Am Games & Fun
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Forest Hill

Celebrate the upcoming Pan Am and Parapan Am Games with crafts, activities, and games for children age 6 to 12. Registration not required. Siblings welcome! Please call 416-393-7706 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Sat Jul 11
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Sat Jul 25
Icon of the event Brazil - Artscapes: Structures and Colours
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Bienal de São Paulo was founded in 1951 and is the second oldest art biennial in the world. It has made contemporary art known in Brazil, and further established São Paulo as an international art centre. The international...

Icon of the event Great Books: Henry James' Portrait of a Lady
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

In The Portrait of a Lady (1881) James develops for the first time at full length the "international theme," the contrast between American and Continental manners, for which he is celebrated. Come join John Snow for an after...

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day....

Icon of the event Ancient Egypt Alive: A Traveler's Journey down the Historic Nile
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Mention the words ‘Ancient Egypt’ and people’s eyes open wide in awe. In this lecture, Egyptologist Thomas H. Greiner and award winning writer and UofT Graduate Student Laura Ranieri will explore the Giza plateau and its pyra...

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island:
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a free screening of "Trick or Treaty?" (2014, 85min.) in celebration of National Aboriginal History Month. In addition we will also show the short film "How to Build an Igloo" (11 mins., 1949). Palmerston Library ...

Icon of the event Learn the Art of Capoeira for Teens
Tue Jun 09, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This workshop will expose you to the basics of Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. Instructors from Axé Capoeira Toronto will provide a history as well as show you Capoeira...

Icon of the event CANCELLED - Urban World, Natural World
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

This program has been CANCELLED. In the 21st century we're facing extraordinary challenges: Global warming. Extreme weather. Environmental degradation. Renowned landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh and Waterfront Toron...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto 2015
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...