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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 Jul 03
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 17
Thu Jul 24
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Canadian Cinema since the 1980s: At the Heart of the World
Tue Jun 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Runnymede

Come and hear how an American became enthralled with our films and what they show of our Canadian identity....

Icon of the event The Wisdom Box interactive
Mon Jun 09, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of National Aboriginal History Month - please join us for these lively teachings for all ages in the Palmerston Library Theatre. The "Wisdom Box" contains many items representing First Nations teachings, cultur...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Eatonville
Sat May 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eatonville

Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors...

Icon of the event Singing Out - Pride. Music. Belonging.
Thu May 22, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Celebrate World Pride 2014 with a special performance by Singing Out, Toronto's largest LGBTQ Community Chorus. Now in its 22nd year, Singing Out is a mixed-voice choir that welcomes singers of diverse backgrounds, sexual ori...

Icon of the event East Spoken Word & Poetry Collective
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Teens, looking for an opportunity to express yourself through poetry, meet other youth interested in poetry and spoken word and have a chance to showcase your work?...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 13
Icon of the event Dulcimer Musical Performance with Pingxin Xu
Tue May 13, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Agincourt

Pingxin Xu is an internationally acclaimed master of the Yangqin (Chinese hammer dulcimer). Join us for a free breathtaking musical performance suitable for all age groups and cultural backgrounds! Call 416-396-8943 to regist...

Icon of the event Lotus Lantern Making
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Palmerston

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by making a Lotus Lantern with artist, Tai Kim. All ages welcome. Please phone 416-393-7680 to register.

Icon of the event The Monkey Queen: Journey to the East
Wed May 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Storyteller Diana Tso tells the story of "The Monkey Queen." In this twist on the legend of the Monkey King, Monkey Queen is born in the West and travels to the East in search of her ancestral roots....

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue May 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Tiger Skin Rug: Tiger pretends to be a rug in the Rajah's palace so he can enjoy a life of luxury and happiness. Can he keep up his hilarious disguise when a robber breaks into the palace one night? Free tickets available...