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Icon of the event Pop Sherlock
Ongoing event running from Sat Aug 19, 2017 - Sun Oct 22, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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Icon of the event Puppet Show: Doctor De Soto
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Watch the very entertaining Doctor De Soto, a mouse dentist who treats a fox with a bad tooth. Based on the picture book by William Steig....

Icon of the event Street Dance Theatre Creation Discussion
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Open drop in community discussion around the creative dance process with Mix Mix Dance Collective.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 06
Wed Sep 13
Wed Sep 20
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 04
Icon of the event Music and Movement for Kids
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

(Ages 2-5) Join Palmerston staff for a series of four Monday afternoon sessions of Music and Movement for Kids - enjoy songs, dance and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 11
Mon Sep 18
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Icon of the event Artists in the Library Open House
Sat Sep 16, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join WordPlay Collective artists Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie to celebrate the opening of this fall?s Artists in the Library series of programs. The artists will be on hand to answer your questions about their unique ...

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

Come explore your creativity!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 23
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 14
Sat Oct 21
Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library with Ensemble Topaz
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Ensemble Topaz is pleased to present their diverse music and dance arts from Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus. An interactive one-hour session will include demonstrations of dance, music and rhythm. All are welcome. P...

Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Captain Underpants
Fri Oct 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants. Rated PG:1hr 30min

Icon of the event Paper Cut Workshop with Chihiro Takeuchi
Sat Oct 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Chihiro Takeuchi is a renowned paper cut artist living in Osaka, Japan. In 2015 and 2016, Chihiro was part of a select group of artists to exhibit at the prestigious Bologna Book Fair. She has created several books in Japanes...