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Icon of the event Drawing and Sketching Basics
Tue Sep 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Have you ever wanted to learn how to draw or sketch? Ever wanted to learn a few skills from a talented artist? Come on and join us for a drawing and sketching class with talented artist Edie Bergl. No experience required. ...

Icon of the event Canada 150 Afternoon Movie
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

We will be showing a family movie for everyone to enjoy!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 25
Icon of the event Monday Night Movies in the Summer
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us for great movies. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for information about upcoming titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 28
Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Bendale

Participants will experience the Spirit of Africa through rhythm and movement. This exciting workshop is a fun and interactive activity that uses dance movement, music and song to tell the story of the African people. Partici...

Icon of the event Dance Fusion with Culture Shock
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Come on in for this awesome dance class fusing the styles of Bollywood, Hip Hop, Egyptian, Dancehall, Latin and African dance. Learn some new moves and put them to groovin' music. Culture Shock Canada will have you on your fe...

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 interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 24
Tue Nov 14
Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

Icon of the event Urban Art with Margaret Chown
Sat Sep 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Express yourself in a Banksy inspired graffiti-style mixed media drawing. This workshop focuses on figures and lettering to spread a powerful messages using accessible street art. Ages 12 and up. Space is limited. Registrat...

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 Sep 09
Sat Oct 28
Sat Nov 04
Icon of the event DIY Art Night
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Come and join us to create your own piece of art. You will get instructions and help from staff and paint the night away! It will be fun, easy and you can take your masterpiece home or hang it in our gallery. Registration ...