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Icon of the event Art and Life
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Explore artists' biographies, methods, and works, to reflect on common life experiences, and inspire your own creativity....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 01
Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join us every Tuesday at Evelyn Gregory for our After School Club. Take part in our exciting LEGO challenges, as well as board games, chess matches, colouring and music! Parents welcome. Drop-in, no registration required. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 02
Tue May 09
Tue May 16
Tue May 23
Tue May 30
Icon of the event Shakespeare Hip Hop Fusion Project
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

The Shakespeare Hip Hop Fusion Project: Youth Performance Program is a free arts & literacy training program for youth aged 13-17....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 03
Wed May 10
Wed May 17
Wed May 24
Wed May 31
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 May 04
Thu May 18
Thu Jun 01
Thu Jun 15
Thu Jun 29
Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds: A Physical Arts Workshop (age 9-12) - FULL
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join professional artists in a fun and exciting community based arts program! Open to youth ages 9 - 12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity through Movement, Poetry, Music...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 04
Thu May 11
Thu May 18
Thu May 25
Sat May 27
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment -CANCELLED
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639. This program has been cancelled due to the c...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 05
Fri May 12
Fri May 19
Fri May 26
Fri Jun 02
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives Final Slam
Fri May 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join award winning spoken word champions and other youth from across the city for a night of artistic poetic talent. The top 4 winners of this final slam will have an opportunity to be featured in the newest poetry slam festi...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Tiger-Skin Rug
Sat May 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Set in India, this puppet show is based on the picture book by Gerald Rose. An old, gentle and starving tiger pretends to be a tiger skin rug in order to eat the leftovers from the abundant meals of a Rajah and his family. On...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Historic Sites: Todmorden Mills visits Kennedy Eglinton
Sat May 06, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Try out historic toys and make your own old-fashioned plaything to take home. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits York Woods
Sat May 06, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Learn how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater! Try carding and spinning wool. Contact the branch for registration info.