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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Royal Ontario Museum visits York Woods
Sat May 28, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Learn about the ROM's latest exciting discoveries about dinosaurs. Make a dinosaur craft to take home.

Icon of the event Magic Show with IncrediBrent!
Sat Mar 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Start off your March Break fun with a free magic show for the whole family at Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Mind Reading ft. Mysterion
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us a mind blowing magic show featuring mentalism, the supernatural, spoon bending, mind reading, ESP and mad science....

Icon of the event March Break Movie: GOOSEBUMPS
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Don Mills

Celebrate March Break with an afternoon movie! What happens when R.L. Stine's monster creations from his popular series come to life? Find out in this exciting movie! 103 minutes. Rated PG. Ages 6 & up....

Icon of the event Through the Lens
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Fri May 06
Icon of the event Carnival Spice and Everything Nice
Tue Feb 16, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Black History Month comes alive with an Afro-Caribbean dance workshop that fuses soca, African, and dancehall music and moves....

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away: Marie Célie Agnant
Thu Apr 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival we present renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Prize-winning storyteller and writer Marie-Célie Agnant tells stories from her Hait...

Icon of the event Hands-On Calligraphy and Kimono Demonstration
Sat May 14, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Presented by AJC Association for Japanese Culture, this hands-on workshop provides participants with an opportunity to write Japanese characters on Japanese paper with SUMI ink, as well as a chance to try out the kimono, a Ja...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away: Kim Kilpatrick
Thu Apr 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Don Mills

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival we present renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Ottawa-based Kim Kilpatrick is known for autobiographical material,humorous, entert...

Icon of the event Silent Storytelling with Noriko Yamamoto
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Noriko Yamamoto will use Silent Storytelling (mime and dance, choreographed to music) to tell the story of "The Funny Little Woman". Noriko brings this Japanese folktale about a funny woman's quest to recapture a runaway rice...