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Icon of the event Creative Writing Workshop
Thu May 26, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Learn new techniques to inspire the creative writer in you. Join creative writing workshop leader, David Bester for a hands on workshop filled with exercises that encourage active writing, sharing, and feedback.

Icon of the event Through the Lens
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 27
Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month: Henna Art
Sat May 28, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Port Union

Get a free simple henna design on your hand, in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. For all ages. Children under 12 must have a parent/guardian present to receive a henna application. This drop-in program will be held in t...

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Mon Jun 13
Mon Jun 20
Mon Jun 27
Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music Salon
Tue May 31, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Palmerston Library presents the Poetry and Music Salon hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews....

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 May 31
Icon of the event Play Reading
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Yorkville

Everyone takes a part and reads along. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 21
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Rabbit and Bear Paws presents The Way
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Aboriginal puppeteer, Chad Sol, retells the story of how the Turtle carries the world on her back and how the tiny muskrat succeeds in giving all of us the greatest gift of all, a place to call home, Turtle Island....

Icon of the event The Ojibway Storyteller
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Through the magic of the spoken word, drama and humour, Aaron Bell, The Ojibway Storyteller, shares the teachings and the culture of the First Nations people of Southern Ontario.