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Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jorgen
Thu Sep 29, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Jones

Learn about using ballet as a storytelling medium and try out some of your own moves! Costumes and pointe shoes will be available to explore.

Icon of the event Bolly-Hop Dance
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Join us for a fun dance class, fusing the styles of Bollywood and Hip Hop dance. Accessible, fun, and lively, Culture Shock Toronto will get you moving and grooving, with fundamentals in both styles....

Icon of the event Friday Movie Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come out and watch a free movie at the Parkdale Branch every Friday evening. Drop in, no registration required. Call the Parkdale Branch for movie titles, dates and times 416-393-7686


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Come Celebrate Culture Days@ Downsview
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Join Joy Lapps, musician, composer and Downsview's Artist in the Library, for an exciting hands on creative Steelpan experience....

Icon of the event Learning the Art of Virtue through Chinese Calligraphy
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jones

Explore the Art of Virtue through a hands-on meditative experience with Chinese calligraphy. Discover the mysterious world of Chinese brush writing and symbolism. Through the contemplation of meaning behind the symbols and th...

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 Oct 01
Sat Nov 05
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event English Country Dancing
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Share the joy of traditional live music and dancing with the members of Toronto English Dance. This is the dance form of Shakespeare, Jane Austen and Napoleon with lively jigs and reels and old fashioned hypnotic melodies.

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Icon of the event French Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your French conversation skills, make new friends, and learn to speak French with confidence. For more details and to register, please call 416-395-5980.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Nov 07
Mon Nov 14
Mon Nov 21
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 Oct 05
Wed Nov 02
Wed Dec 07
Wed Jan 04