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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 Pop Sherlock
Ongoing event running from Sat Aug 19, 2017 - Sun Oct 22, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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Icon of the event Saturday afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the show. Space is limited, first-come, first-served.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 19
Icon of the event Three Ages of Sherlock Film Series: Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)
Thu Sep 14, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A series of films that present Sherlock Holmes at various stages of life....

Icon of the event Three Ages of Sherlock Film Series: Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Thu Sep 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A series of films that present Sherlock Holmes at various stages of life....

Icon of the event The Story Behind Pipa: A Recital with Wen Zhao
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Learn about the essence of pipa, a Chinese traditional instrument with a history of more than two thousand years. Wen Zhao will lead her students to interpret both ancient and modern pieces, including "Ambush from Ten Sides",...

Icon of the event A Glimpse into Classical Arabic Music
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Come and join us for an entertaining evening of classical Arabic Music. George Sawa, who is a renowned world expert on traditional Arabic music, and who directed a few musical productions for the Toronto-based Arabesque Danc...

Icon of the event Henna Art for Teens
Wed Sep 27, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Learn about the ancient art of henna and get your own henna design painted on your hands with artist Henna Yasir. Supplies are provided. For ages 12-19.

Icon of the event Three Ages of Sherlock Film Series: Mr. Holmes (2015)
Thu Sep 28, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A series of films that present Sherlock Holmes at various stages of life....

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.