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Icon of the event Film: Offense Taken
Tue May 26, 2015 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

Offense Taken is a short documentary about a community of people and the use of the ?R? word. Discussion and fun expressive activity after. Learn why we everyone should lose it and not use it. Presented by the Advocates Vo...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Black Creek
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Black Creek

How does the wool on a sheep's back turn into a woollen shawl or sweater? Families will help to tease, card, and finger spin wool. We'll talk about natural dyes, spinning, and weaving. Everyone will take home their own woolle...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Mackenzie House visits Dufferin/St. Clair
Sat May 09, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

Learn how newspapers, books and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir on the Mackenzie House press! Suitable for all ages.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House Museum visits Locke
Sat May 02, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Locke

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....

Icon of the event Film Night: Amal
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

Autorickshaw driver AMAL is content with the small but vital role he serves - driving customers around New Delhi as quickly and safely as possible. But his sense of duty is tested by an eccentric, aging billionaire, who, move...

Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day: Fido
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

REEL CANADA presents National Canadian Film Day. This countrywide celebration of Canadian film is an opportunity to join film buffs across the country to watch some of the wonderful films made in Canada. We will be screening ...

Icon of the event Poetry - developing your spoken word skill and style
Sat Apr 18, 2015 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join the members of the Ashdale Writers Group and spoken word poet Andrea Thompson with readings followed by a spoken word performance. Weather permitting Andrea will perform on the outdoor patio in the heart of the Gerrard I...

Icon of the event Jane's Walk @ Eatonville
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Eatonville

The purpose of the talk is to raise awareness about the upcoming Jane?s Walk weekend (May 1st-3rd) and to encourage those interested to not only get out to as many walks as possible, but also to encourage them to prepare and ...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Black Creek

100 in 1 Day public workshop hosted by Evergreen at Black Creek Library to help people explore city-building ideas. In the workshop we would like to host conversations about what people would like to see happen in their neigh...

Icon of the event Easter Scavenger Hunt and Craft
Sat Mar 28, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Black Creek

Join us in celebrating Easter with a Craft and a Scavenger Hunt at the Black Creek Library.