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Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds: A Physical Arts Workshop (age 9-12)
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join professional artists in a fun and exciting community based arts program! Open to youth ages 9 - 12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity through Movement, Poetry, Music...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 20
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 04
Thu May 11
Thu May 18
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Heidi Dahlsveen
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Charlotte Blake Alston
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for a morning movie. Movie to be announced.

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for an afternoon movie. Movie to be announced.

Icon of the event Magic Show with Wonder Phil the Magic Guy
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy our special March Break free magic show for the whole family at Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instructions on how to play it.

Icon of the event Paper Bag Princess Puppet Show
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for the Paper Bag Princess Puppet Show. This bestselling modern classic features a princess who rescues a very snooty?and ungrateful?prince. Register at 416-393-7712.

Icon of the event The Sleeping Beauty: a music filled story time
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Narrated and dramatized with the aid of puppets, dolls, scenery and props, this music filled story time follows the plot of the ballet The Sleeping Beauty, pairing the familiar tale with Tchaikovsky's specially composed score...