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Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Inside Out
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions-Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness-conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school. Rated G:94 min

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Sanderson
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event Hallowe'en Puppet Play
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for scary fun!

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Evelyn Gregory

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event Chess Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Play a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Enjoy the competitive spirit while improving your critical thinking skills. All skill levels welcome, from beginners to advanced players. Please register i...


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Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library:  Ballet--Let's Talk About It:  How it All Began
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Pape/Danforth

A hands on, interactive journey into the world of Ballet...

Icon of the event Culture Days: Frederico's Fiesta
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sanderson

Frederico's FIESTA is an adaptation of Friedrich Nietzsche's The...

Icon of the event West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in....

Icon of the event Anyone Can Learn to Draw (Yes, that  Means YOU)
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Three short, easy lessons will give you the tools you need to begin expressing yourself through drawing. Drawing materials, animal skulls and other oddities, encouragement, and handouts for every lesson will be provided. 3 ho...

Icon of the event The History & Development of Orchestras Presented by Tafelmusik violinist
Wed Sep 23, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Symphony orchestras today represent the epitome of high culture and staunch tradition in our cities, but in the early 19th century, they were still a relatively new phenomenon. This lecture will look at some of the types of e...