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Icon of the event Ceilidh Dance Party!
Fri Apr 28, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Jones

Celebrate International Dance Day with a Ceilidh Dance Party! Join Pat Beaven as she demonstrates how to take part in a traditional Celtic Ceilidh. All are welcome. Large groups must call 416-393-7715 to register.

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 - Kung Jaadee
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Riverdale

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 March Break Movie: Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Imaginative quiet teenager Rafe Katchadorian is tired of his middle school's obsession with the rules at the expense of any and all creativity. Desperate to shake things up, Rafe and his best friends have come up with a plan:...

Icon of the event St. Patrick's Day Party!
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Enjoy a green-themed party for St. Patrick's Day! Make a craft and dance to some fun music for the whole family. Don't forget to wear green!...

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 Harry Potter Day!
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Enrol in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry this March Break! Learn how to make your very own Harry Potter inspired glasses and magic wands to take home! Registration is required....

Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show The Paperbag Princess
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Cheer on Princess Elizabeth as she braves the dragon to save Prince Ronald! Stay afterwards to do a craft. Groups please register in advance.

Icon of the event Carnival Spice Presents
Fri Feb 24, 2017 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Riverdale

An energetic performance that will highlight African, Caribbean and Hip Hop culture through dance, signature costume pieces and props. Through spoken-word dialogue, the historical significance of each culture will also be des...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Jones

Come to Jones and watch a movie the whole family will enjoy. All are welcome....