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Icon of the event Benny Walker: Live from Australia
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Victorian Indigenous singer/songwriter Benny Walker inherited his passion for music from his father and grandfathers, all talented musicians in their own right. Walker formed his first band at the age o...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Bring a friend or just come by yourself and enjoy movies at the library. This is a drop-in program on a first-come, first-serve basis. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 22
Icon of the event Book Series Challenge
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Activities based on your favourite book series! Ages 6-12. Drop-in only....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 22
Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: West African Dance Class with Coco Murray
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Palmerston

An interactive one-hour dance class to live traditional drumming, focusing on beginner technique. Take a journey with Coco to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Family Interactive Indigenous Storytelling with Aqua
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Palmerston

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Aqua uses one of the oldest standing traditions of storytelling to share the significance and relevance of the Seven Grandfather teachings. She uses a kinesthetic approach to sharing the medicine wheel ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits Palmerston
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Palmerston

Toys of the Past!...

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

Open to children ages 9-12, this free 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 i...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 06
Thu Oct 08
Tue Oct 13
Thu Oct 15
Tue Oct 20
Icon of the event PA Day Fun Movie
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day. All are welcome....

Icon of the event Culture Days: Tanabata Haiku Tree
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wychwood

Presented by the Wabi Sabi Collective, this workshop teaches children how to look at the everyday world with haiku eyes. Children, along with their parents/caregivers, will learn about haiku and participate in the creation of...