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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Cedarbrae
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cedarbrae

Pompeii: Hear about the lives of ordinary people in this ancient Roman city which suddenly disappeared under volcanic ash nearly 2000 years ago....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Evelyn Gregory

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. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Parkdale
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Parkdale

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Anyone Can Learn to Draw (Yes, that  Means YOU)
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Three short, easy lessons will give you the tools you need to begin expressing yourself through drawing. Drawing materials, animal skulls and other oddities, encouragement, and handouts for every lesson will be provided. 3 ho...

Icon of the event West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in....

Icon of the event ReImagine: Video Workshop, Parkdale Poetics
Sat Aug 08, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Parkdale

A free video-making workshop. Youth aged 11-16 yrs. With the guidance of talented local filmmakers Eva Kolcze and Terra Long, participants will create a ?scavenger hunt video? about Parkdale, which will screen at our ReClaim ...

Icon of the event Cartoon Coach at Parkdale
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parkdale

If you can draw a circle you can draw a cartoon! Join Parkdale's own Cartoon Coach for this four week cartooning workshop. Skills learned one week will build on the next, so attendance at all four classes is mandatory. Ages...


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Icon of the event Vivi Sorensen - Uaajeerneq: Storytelling through Mask Dance
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Born in Nuuk, Greenland, Vivi Sorensen is an Inuk mask dancer, actress and TV personality. Uaajeerneq, the East Greenlandic form of storytelling through mask dance, was traditionally performed during th...