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Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to Chinese knots....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Icon of the event French Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your French conversation skills, make new friends, and learn to speak French with confidence. For more details and to register, please call 416-395-5980.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Mon Jun 13
Mon Jun 20
Mon Jun 27
Icon of the event Chalk it up!
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Learn how to draw with chalk, create your own stencils, make your own sidewalk chalk and help make an outdoor chalk mural! In partnership with VIBE Arts for Children and Youth. Starting Tuesdays April 26 from 4:30-6:00pm in t...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Dance and Arts Camp
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Open to children ages 9 - 12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an insp...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Thu Jun 02
Icon of the event Show and Tell: Storytelling at the Library
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Learn how to shape your mementos and stories into a digital exhibit and explore the library's collections while helping researchers from the University of Toronto to design Show and Tell programming....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music May Salon
Tue May 31, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Palmerston Library presents the Poetry and Music Salon hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews....

Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Hang out in our computer lab on the 2nd floor for gaming with our WiiU or play games on the computers. Every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm, ages 6-12. Drop ins welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 21
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

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 May 31
Icon of the event The Ojibway Storyteller
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Through the magic of the spoken word, drama and humour, Aaron Bell, The Ojibway Storyteller, shares the teachings and the culture of the First Nations people of Southern Ontario.

Icon of the event Tea and Movie - Senior Month
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "A Walk in the Woods". Stars: Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Emma Thompson. Rated R, 104 minutes.