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Icon of the event Creativity Workshop for Adults
Tue May 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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 MAP Family Saturdays: Gibson House visits Victoria Village
Sat May 21, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Victoria Village

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 Sushi Making with Chef Shoji
Sat May 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Learn to make sushi from expert Chef Shoji. You'll go home with samples of your creations. This program is for adults, older adults and teens. Registration begins Apr. 9th. Register in person or by phone 416-396-8979. Sp...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Museum of Inuit Art visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Get up close and personal with sculptures and cultural items from the Museum of Inuit Art's educational collection. Learn how artists create sculptures and prints. Make your own piece of art to take home with you!

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Museum visits Woodside Square
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Scarborough Museum presents The Early Settler Experience. Enjoy games, toys and stories as you discover Scarborough's past!...

Icon of the event Hands-On Calligraphy and Kimono Demonstration
Sat May 14, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Presented by AJC Association for Japanese Culture, this hands-on workshop provides participants with an opportunity to write Japanese characters on Japanese paper with SUMI ink, as well as a chance to try out the kimono, a Ja...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Goldhawk Park
Sat May 14, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Goldhawk Park

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Now is your chance! Come to the library to touch and examine Bata Shoe Museum objects up close while learning the fascinating stories behind the s...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Mackenzie House visits Spadina Rd
Sat May 07, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Spadina Road

Learn how newspapers and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir.

Icon of the event Shakespeare 1600: The One Man Show
Tue Apr 26, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

What was Shakespeare's world like? Author, actor, swordsman Chris Humphreys wondered exactly that so he created Shakespeare 1600 to learn how the playwright observed the late Elizabethan world. In pantaloons and ruff - and bl...

Icon of the event Soundstream Salon 21 at the Library: Clapping Music
Wed Apr 20, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Parkdale

Learn a popular piece of minimalist music and make musical history! Join Soundstreams and perform Steve Reich's Clapping Music in an 80-person ensemble in celebration of his 80th birthday. All you need is curiosity and the ab...