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Icon of the event Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Join award winning Patrick de Belen, spoken word artist, youth mentor and arts educator as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 02
Mon Jan 09
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 23
Icon of the event Holiday Movie
Fri Dec 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us for a Holiday Movie....

Icon of the event Winter Break Holiday Movie
Thu Dec 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Bring the entire family for an afternoon at the movies - on a big screen at Palmerston Library Theatre. Drop-in, no registration....

Icon of the event Holiday Gaming
Wed Dec 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Enjoy your Winter Holiday with some time playing Games!...

Icon of the event Author Talk: David Balzer
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Join critic David Balzer, author of "Curationism: How Curating Took Over The Art World And Everything Else," for a trip through art history and around the globe to explore the cult of curation - where it began, how it came to...

Icon of the event Community Art Exhibition: Opening Night
Wed Dec 07, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join us and Artist in the Library Amy Wong for a special event celebrating the artistic works and talents of children, youth, and adults in the community....

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 07
Wed Dec 14
Wed Dec 21
Wed Dec 28
Icon of the event Cartooning and Comics Workshop With Tim Comrie (Age 8-12)
Tue Dec 06, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a free workshop on Cartooning and Comics basics with grahic artist Tim Comrie....

Icon of the event CANCELLED - Film Club: Things Arab Men Say
Wed Nov 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

This engaging documentary introduces us to Jay, Ghassan, Faisal, Adnan, Falah, Bashar and Ramey, who spend an afternoon in a barber shop discussing work, family, politics, and religion while getting haircuts and a shave. We b...

Icon of the event Flipbook Animation Workshop for Teens
Sat Nov 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Learn how to draw and Flipbook animate their favourite book characters like Harry Potter, Sponge Bob, Japanese Anime characters and more.