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Icon of the event Meet Graphic Novelist Craig Thompson and the Space Dumplins
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet Craig Thompson (Blankets, Habibi), author of the new all ages graphic novel "Space Dumplins" (Scholastic Canada, 2015). Craig will also be signing and sketching for fans. Suggested reading age 8-12, fans of all ages are ...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 10
Tue Nov 24
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 22
Icon of the event Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information from 3,000+ Canadian foundations, 400+ corporations and government pro...

Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House at the Library!
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Little boys and ghouls, prepare for a scare! Children, come and take a walk through a spooky haunted house. No registration required. For more information, call 416-395-5710.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 27
Thu Oct 29
Fri Oct 30
Icon of the event Baroque Music in the Movies
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Baroque era,1600-1750 describes a period in history or style, which brought monumental changes to the world of art, literature, music and architecture. Popular classics from this period music come to us through silver scr...

Icon of the event NEW DATE: Suzy Lake
Mon Oct 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Suzy Lake's retrospective at the Art Gallery of Ontario was one of the highlights of this year. Hear the groundbreaking artist, performer and photographer discuss her career spanning five decades of work with writer and criti...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Aga Khan Museum visits Don Mills
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum Collection and be inspired to create your own art. Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Digital Storytelling Workshop for Adults and Seniors
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Discover a personal story arising from your life that you would like to record. Learn to plan, film, record and edit your own digital memoir with Media Artists Jennifer LaFontaine and Emmy Pantin. During this 6 session contin...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 24
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 07
Sat Nov 14
Sat Nov 21
Icon of the event The Business End of Art: Portfolio Development for Artists
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Maggie Doswell of Karma Creative art studio leads a workshop for artists on why a portfolio is important, and how to develop one that will show your work to its best advantage. Maggie Doswell, MBA, MFA, is a professional sel...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gardiner Museum visits York Woods
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Did you know that clay is actually a type of soil? It is unique as you can make plates, cups and saucers with it. Join our talented ceramic artists and learn how to make your very own animal out of clay!...