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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gardiner Museum visits Sanderson
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Did you know that in many east Asian Cultures the Dragon is a symbol of luck, hope and prosperity? Join the museum?s potters and learn how to make your very own dragons using only clay and a few tools!

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 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.

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...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 16
Sat May 23
Icon of the event Three Little Pigs at the Library
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for our version of the Three Little Pigs. Instead of building homes, these clever Little Pigs build libraries. Will they be successful in making their mother's wishes come true, or will they be blown down by the big...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 18
Mon Apr 20
Icon of the event Poetry Night with Lilly Barnes: Journey of a Life Lived in Turbulent Times
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

Celebrate National Poetry Month with an evening of poetry and music at Palmerston Library Theatre with Canadian poet and author Lilly Barnes who will read from her new book "Journey" (Inanna Publications, 2014). Book signing ...

Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 02
Thu Apr 09
Thu Apr 16
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Michael Parent
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Visiting from Maine, Michael...