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Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of popular books. A list of titles and copies of monthly selections are available at the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 15
Sat May 06
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 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 Wednesday Afternoon Movies: Bridge of Spies, Money Monster & Snowden
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us in the auditorium Wednesday afternoons from 2-4:30 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 15
Wed Mar 22
Wed Apr 26
Icon of the event In the Zone with Duane D.O. Gibson
Wed Feb 15, 2017 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Guinness World Record-setting rapper Duane D.O. Gibson shares the power that can be gained through reading, creative writing and speech. Ages 6 and up. For more information, call 416-394-1006.

Icon of the event Gumboots Workshop
Tue Feb 14, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Gumboots is a rhythmic, dynamic dance originating from South Africa, and requires the use of rubber boots. A first influence of Stomp dance, the body becomes the musical instrument. Fun guaranteed with Just Aissi, choreograph...

Icon of the event Gumboots
Tue Feb 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Celebrate Black History Month with an introduction to the origins and basics of South African Gumboot dance! Dancer and Choreographer Just Aissi will lead and demonstrate how the boots and body parts are used to create rhythm...

Icon of the event Island in the Sun: Barbados in Song with Roger Gibbs
Fri Feb 03, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Barbadian folk songs and a slide show look at the island's history and its people, superstitions and life.

Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and join us in discovering poetry....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 01