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Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event Relief Printing for Kids
Mon Nov 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants can get ready for the holiday season by making holiday cards. In this workshop, they will learn basic relief printing techniques by making multiple prints of their drawings....

Icon of the event Electric Perfume
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this workshop, artists from Electric Perfume will provide an overview of the documentation practises and archival considerations when creating technology based art-works for public exhibition. Topics of discussion include ...

Icon of the event Aabiziingwashi (#WideAwake) Community Film Screening: How the Fiddle Flows
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

It's high summer in southern Saskatchewan and a rollicking tune fills the night. Four master Metis fiddlers play to the tapping toes of a lively crowd....

Icon of the event Object As Archive
Mon Nov 20, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In this workshop participants will create and decorate their very own clay pinch pot. Each pot will illustrate a story about the participant. Ages 6 to 12 years. To register, call 416-396-8850 or register in person at the bra...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gibson House visits Cedarbrae
Sat Nov 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! Create a small toy to take home. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event Power Kids Arts Workshop - City Lights
Sat Nov 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Create a cityscape of multiple levels that lights up like Toronto at night! After discussing the different urban landscapes of the GTA, and learning about the photography of Sammy Baloji, participants will make their own comp...

Icon of the event Capture the Figure
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will learn basic photographic techniques including lighting and composition. They will then practice the techniques by producing a series of portraits. Participants are recommended to bring their own digital came...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 11
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Mon Nov 06, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Inspired by the title of Dr. Seuss's book, in this workshop participants will create personal scrapbooks of places that they've been to and wish to go. Participants are also encouraged to imagine their future adventures! For ...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 11
Sat Nov 18
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02