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Icon of the event Write a Letter to Santa!
Ongoing event running from Thu Nov 19, 2015 - Thu Dec 03, 2015

Pick up some Christmas stationery at the library and write a letter to Santa! Remember to drop off your letter in the Santa Mailbox by Thurs Dec 3rd....

Icon of the event Storytelling through Radio Drama
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Produce, write, perform and record podcasts about local stories with directors Laura Mullin, Chris Tolly, and Gregory Sinclair, former Director of Radio Drama for the CBC....

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 30
Wed Dec 02
Mon Dec 07
Wed Dec 09
Mon Dec 14
Icon of the event Animating Movement and Dance with Zeesy and Friends
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Calling all teens! Join artist Zeesy and professional dance and music collaborators to choreograph, rehearse and perform a movement/dance production that interacts with Zeesy's animation. No dance experience necessary - only ...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 30
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 15
Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon @ the Movies
Wed Dec 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

"Moonrise Kingdom" (PG-13)starring Edward Norton, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton (2012)...

Icon of the event Meet Franklin the Turtle: Storytime and Mascot Visit
Fri Dec 04, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Join us for a very special Franklin the Turtle storytime for all children and their families. Meet our mascot guest Franklin who will visit us from The City of Toronto Franklin Children's Garden!...

Icon of the event Puppet Show & Craft
Sat Dec 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Come celebrate the coming of winter with the puppet show, Jim & the Beanstalk and an exciting craft from Art Starts. Can Jim help the giant cope with the plagues of aging? Join us to find out. For information, please call 416...

Icon of the event Hola Ninos
9:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Children learn the basic language structure of Spanish through games and activities. For children aged 5-12 years old. Registration is required. Call 647-404-2235.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 05
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Sat Dec 26
Sat Jan 02
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 Dec 08
Tue Dec 22
Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in our comfortable and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a carefully selected new title. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 10
Thu Jan 21
Thu Feb 18
Thu Mar 24