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Icon of the event Poetry Through Music
Thu Nov 24, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Don?t miss a beat! Enjoy an evening of music and poetry with blues singer Diana Braithwaite, jazz trumpeter Chris Whitely, and lecturer Dr. Michael Johnstone, University of Toronto, Department of English. Please register fo...

Icon of the event The Art of Dale Chihuly
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Discover the art and career of Dale Chihuly, the artist credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement when glassblowers created in workshops independent of the large glass factories. Passionately colourful, gravity...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: The Toronto Zoo visits Steeles branch
Sat Nov 05, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Steeles

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we?ve been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub; TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...

Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy for Beginners
Wed Nov 02, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy. It requires lots of concentration and practice. Before the end of the session, learners will be able to write simple Chinese characters on ...

Icon of the event Halloween Spooktacular!
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones

Come to Jones this Halloween for some spooktacular fun! Wear your costume and visit our haunted house! All are welcome!

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | All Day
Location: Pape/Danforth

The course teaches:...

Icon of the event Dracula's Hotel: A Family Puppet Show
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

See what happens when Dracula is forced to open up his castle as a hotel.

Icon of the event Miles Ahead: Portrait of a Changeling
Thu Oct 13, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Miles Davis was the quintessential seeker living his life by the Dylan maxim, "He not being born is busy dying." This lecture will explore various ways that Miles continued to renew and reinvent his music and persona from the...

Icon of the event Sushi Making with Chef Shoji
Wed Oct 05, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Learn to make sushi to share with your family at home. Space is limited. For teens age 13-19. Please register in person or call 416-393-7727.

Icon of the event Learn Chinese Calligraphy
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join New Acropolis Toronto for a hands-on workshop that focuses on Chinese calligraphy and its historical and cultural significance. This workshop is suitable for adults and teens 16 years and older. Space is limited. Call 41...