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Icon of the event The Music of China, Brilliant and Accessible
Thu May 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy an inspiring evening with Pingxin Xu, dulcimer player extraordinaire accompanied by Xiaoyun Miao, educator and pipa virtuoso. They will demonstrate traditional music as well as a variety of styles from China?'s varied ...

Icon of the event Riverdale Arts and Letters Club
Wed May 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Riverdale

Historian and animal advocate Elizabeth Abbott will launch her new book, Dogs and Underdogs: Finding Happiness at Both Ends of the Leash. Presentation, reading and book signing. All welcome, no registration required.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House Museum visits North York Central Library
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

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 What Makes Music Great?
Thu May 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

We hear great orchestral masterpieces all the time ? in the concert hall, at the movies, on TV, in video games, and on the radio. The Toronto Symphony has invited engaging music expert Rob Kapilow to lead you on a discovery o...

Icon of the event Southern Africa Travel Talk
Tue May 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a travel talk on South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. Learn about deltas, deserts and Victoria Falls. This region of Africa is the wildlife and nature seeker's paradise; travelling there is an unforgettable experie...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Colborne Lodge visits Palmerston
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Time travel with Colborne Lodge: Enjoy games and toys from more than 150 years ago. Share your favourite riddle and listen to a story or two.

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Three Little Pigs: Join us for this classic fairy tale about three pigs and a very naughty wolf. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the performance. For children 4 years and up.

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21: The Pulse of latin Percussion
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

From Samba to Rumba, Tango and Mambo, the music of Latin America has found its way to listeners and dance floors around the world. Hear some of the finest percussionists explore these richly varied styles and traditions and l...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Swallowing Clouds is a free creative arts program for children ages 9-12. Working with professional dancers, musicians and an author, children will be guided through an inspiring creative journey leading up to an exciting pe...


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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Textile Museum visits Long Branch
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

Discover how cloth is made, and weave your own bookmark to take home with you.