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Icon of the event (Ab)Original Stories From Down Under:
Fri Jul 21, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Larry Brandy is an Aboriginal performer from Australia. He comes from the Wiradjuri Nation in New South Wales. He is passionate about sharing his culture with all ages. In his performance participants become emus, kangaroos a...

Icon of the event Family Time
10:30 pm - 11:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Enjoy stories, songs and rhymes. Suitable for pre-school children. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Launch Party with Singalong Tim &Lori
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join the TD Summer Reading Club. And then sing, dance and laugh along with Tim and Lori. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Wapos Bay and Pinecones
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about First Nations life by joining us for an award winning episode of Wapos Bay. Then make an owl from a pinecone. Drop-in. All children.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Royal Ontario Museum visits McGregor Park
Sat May 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Pharaohs, Pyramids, and Scarabs...

Icon of the event Bollywood Dance Class
Sat May 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for an interactive Bollywood Dance workshop delivered by dance gurus from Broken Dance Inc. At the end of this program you will know how to strut your own Bollywood dance moves!...

Icon of the event Samosa Workshop
Sat May 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Samosas are an Indian pastries served at celebrations. They are sold by street vendors and served as appetizers here in Canada....

Icon of the event Chinese Papercuts
Tue May 09, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Chinese papercuts expert Xiqin Li demonstrates this traditional Chinese folk art. Participants will have to opportunity to learn the basic techniques. Call 416-396-8935 to register.

Icon of the event Canadian Arabic Orchestra
Sat May 06, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for an afternoon of music with the Canadian Arabic Orchestra. All ages, registration not required.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Historic Sites: Mackenzie House visits Gerrard/Ashdale
Sat May 06, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn how newspapers and images were created in the 19th century. Contact the branch for registration info.