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Icon of the event Canada 250
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Maurice Switzer, author of...

Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

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 Sep 09
Icon of the event Make a Film in a Day with TIFF
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop encourages students to experience the art of filmmaking first-hand. Working collaboratively under the guidance of TIFF's pros, they will write, pitch and shoot a short film....

Icon of the event Great Canadian Children's Songbook
Tue Aug 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Come sing along to some of your favourite Canadian children's songs!...

Icon of the event Canadian Dinosaurs with Club Rex
Wed Aug 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join Club Rex as they introduce kids to amazing dinosaur discoveries found in our very own country! Fossils, museum-quality dinosaur casts, and original pieces will bring a sense of wonder and excitement in this fun, interac...

Icon of the event Happy Hounds
Wed Jul 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Ready to meet some well-behaved dogs? Learn the basics of being a good pet owner, and get some tips and tricks to train a furry friend. The gang from Swansea Dog Obedience Club will be hosting this special program just for ...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Mud Puddle
Tue Jul 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Celebrate Canada 150 with a puppet show of the classic Robert Munsch book Mud Puddle!...

Icon of the event Caribbean Folk Songs & Calypso
Sat Jul 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Live music performances and stories reveal the Caribbean roots of the calypso art form and how the music spread to the world and to Canada....

Icon of the event Mad Science: True North Science
Wed Jul 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Mad Science presents an interactive, exciting workshop featuring Canadian science. Junior scientists will get to experience hands-on experiments and discoveries while they learn about Canada's contributions to science over t...