Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Audience

Adult  (17)
Teen  (15)
All Children  (19)
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away--Joan Bailey
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

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. Joan Bailey tells stories fr...

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

Toronto Public Library?s wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Creepy Crawlers Express
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Knowledgeable and experienced staff ensure all participants learn about all sorts of different creatures. Not for those who don't like bugs.

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

The Bremen Town Musicians: Join us for a funny story about four animals who outwit silly robbers. For ages 4 and up. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the program. Groups must call ahead to book.

Icon of the event  Word Up Spoken Word Workshop
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Northern District

Word Up!!! is a fun and interactive workshop developed by professional writer, multidisciplinary artist and youth arts advocate Anne-Marie Woods aka Amani "Contemporary Blues Poet. This workshop is for youth ages 12-18 who ha...

Icon of the event Jim Parker Children's Show
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

A fun family show filled with songs and plenty of audience participation. For children 3 years and up. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the program. Groups must call ahead to book.

Icon of the event Stories about Storytellers: An Evening with Doug Gibson
Tue Mar 10, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Deer Park

Hear Douglas Gibson (Alice Munro's editor) tell stories about the many famous authors he worked with in the course of his long career as an editor and publisher. Featuring authors like Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pier...

Icon of the event  Portfolio Development for Artists: Workshop
Tue Feb 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Maggie Doswell of Karma Creative Art Studio leads a workshop for artists on why a portfolio is important, and how to develop one that will show your work to its best advantage. With both MBA and MFA degrees, Maggie Doswell i...

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

Cinderella: celebrate Valentine's Day with a retelling of this classic fairy tale. Free tickets available in person 30 minutes before the performance. For children 4 years and up.

Icon of the event Arsenals ...100% Kick -Ass Ska
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Deer Park

Come and rap with The Arsenals, a 100% Kick- Ass SKA band. Tap, dance, sing to this style of popular music combinging calypso, jazz, rhythm and blues, a forerunner of reggae.