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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 Oct 27
Thu Nov 24
Icon of the event Tree Trimming Party!
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Come to Jones and help us trim our holiday tree and make some fun crafts to take home!

Icon of the event A Day in the Life of Leslieville
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jones

Talk and presentation by local photographer Diane Walton....

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

Join us every Tuesday at Evelyn Gregory for our After School Club. Take part in our exciting LEGO challenges, as well as board games, colouring and music! Parents welcome. Drop-in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
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 P.A. Day Board Games
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Drop in to the library and play a board game! All children welcome. First-come, first-served. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event Family Literacy Game Day
Fri Jan 27, 2017 | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location: Jones

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with fun board games that everyone will enjoy! And take part in our annual Scaredy Squirrel Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win prizes!

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 Adult Colouring Club
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Colouring for adults is the hottest new trend, and it's easy to see why. Colouring can relieve stress, improve focus, and strengthen fine motor skills. Come try it out for yourself. All materials provided. Drop-in, no regi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 20
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 17
Thu Dec 01