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Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Trick or Treaty?
Wed Jun 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Albion

This feature documentary by acclaimed filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin (Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance) profiles Indigenous leaders in their quest for justice as they seek to establish dialogue with the Canadian government. ...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
York Woods

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day....

Icon of the event Family Movies
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us on your P.A. day for a new release family feature. Jan 23- Planes: Fire and Rescue (G:83min), Feb 13-Rio 2 (G:101min), Jun 5-TBA


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 05
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

ROM Rocks!...

Icon of the event The Music of China, Brilliant and Accessible
Thu May 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy an inspiring evening with Pingxin Xu, dulcimer player extraordinaire accompanied by Xiaoyun Miao, educator and pipa virtuoso. They will demonstrate traditional music as well as a variety of styles from China?'s varied ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House Museum visits North York Central Library
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Colborne Lodge visits Palmerston
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Time travel with Colborne Lodge: Enjoy games and toys from more than 150 years ago. Share your favourite riddle and listen to a story or two.

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Swallowing Clouds is a free creative arts program for children ages 9-12. Working with professional dancers, musicians and an author, children will be guided through an inspiring creative journey leading up to an exciting pe...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 16
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Albion

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited to workshops to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in your neighbourhood on June 6, 2015.