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Icon of the event Long Branch Open House
Sat Dec 06, 2014 | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Long Branch

Enjoy a seasonal cup of hot chocolate at the end of the Etobicoke Lakeshore Santa Claus Parade.

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue Dec 02, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Stolen Tarts: The queen is making tarts for Christmas. When the tarts turn out disastrously, the knave steals the tarts in a plot to protect the queen. Free tickets available in person, 30 minutes before the performance. ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Palmerston
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Explore one of Canada's national treasures with a docent from the Museum of Inuit Art, the only museum in Southern Canada exclusively dedicated to collecting, researching and exhibiting art made by Inuit....

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Palmerston

Join the participants of the "Swallowing Clouds" arts library program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed four-week period....

Icon of the event Family Night Halloween Puppet Show
Tue Oct 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Tailypo: A strange creature haunts an old man who stole its tail. Free tickets available in person, 30 minutes before the performance. For children 4 years and up.

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4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Open to children ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an inspir...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 07
Thu Oct 09
Tue Oct 14
Thu Oct 16
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event New Music 101 - Music in the Barns, Array Music and Author Martha Baillie
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

New Music 101 explores new directions in contemporary music. Arraymusic and author Martha Baillie demonstrate the complementary nature of musical and literary narratives, performing compositions by Nic Gotham written for Bai...

Icon of the event 1914, Air War Western Front
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

Aviation Historian Keith Hyde will discuss how aircraft at the start of WW1, where used primary to observe troop movements and for aerial reconnaissance. Both sides flew fragile biplanes, lacking realible engines and any form...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Roma Dance Heritage Celebration
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Jois us for this free showcase that celebrates the variety of Roma dances, and their connections with local folkloric dances of featured regions. The program features performances and workshops by Iana Komarnytska and Paromit...

Icon of the event Red Bear - Bear Tells a Story
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Join us in the library for Culture days with Native storyteller Red Bear,telling stories for all ages. Saturday September 27th 2-3. Culture Days @ the Library. Spadina Road Branch, Toronto Public Library.