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Icon of the event Hiss-Story of Snakes (tickets needed)
Thu Aug 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Main Street

What are snakes? How do they behave? What kinds are there? Are they dangerous? This interactive slide show answers these questions. Children also have an opportunity to meet live snakes. Most appropriate for ages 7-12. Ticket...

Icon of the event Sanderson's Wild Family Movies!
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Join us for a WILD family movie every Friday from July 8th to August 26th! Movies begin at 2PM!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 28
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 09
Icon of the event The Ojibway Storyteller
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Through the magic of the spoken word, drama and humour, Aaron Bell, The Ojibway Storyteller, shares the teachings and the culture of the First Nations people of Southern Ontario.

Icon of the event Youth Cartooning & Animation
Wed Jul 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Animator and character designer, Enzo Avolio, leads this exciting workshop for youth. Enzo has over 20 years of experience and has animated for both Warner Bros. and Disney T.V. He has designed characters on shows such as G...

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Tournament
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Whether you're an experienced gamer or just starting out, Evelyn Gregory's Teen Gaming Tournaments are sure to be a blast. Challenge your friends to a game of PlayStation and you might just make it on to our Gaming Wall of F...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 15
Wed Jun 29
Icon of the event Creativity Workshop for Adults
Tue May 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop is for all adults who have an interest in the creative process. Through creativity exercises and activities such as memoir, creative writing, storytelling and visualization, they will learn practical techniques...

Icon of the event Urban Folk Art Salon
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant Library presents, Urban Folk Art Salon. With host Gannon Hamilton; featuring poets, singers and songwriters.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 30
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Through the Lens
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 27