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Icon of the event Movie Night - Tupac: Resurrection
Fri Sep 09, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Tupac Shakur rose from the ghetto, fought for fame and fortune, and became the number one best-selling hip-hop artist of all time. He was insightful and sensitive and spoke with an uncensored voice of truth. During his brief ...

Icon of the event Culture Days ft. North Indian Classical Dance
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for Culture Days, as Mushtari Afroz and Radhika Kedige lead an interactive dance workshop for all ages! Performers will demonstrate Kathak, a cultural dance from Northern India that draws on both Hindu and Islamic in...

Icon of the event Quintessential Bellydance
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Dancer Evyenia Karmi will offer a glimpse into the exotic world of bellydance. Participants will observe and learn a short choreography with movements from her book, "Quintessential Bellydance". Registration begins Aug. 27t...

Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Sept 29-Eddie the Eagle (PG: 1hr 45min)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 24
Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  The Little Prince (2015)
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

A little girl lives in a very grown-up world with her mother, who tries to prepare her for it. Her neighbor, the Aviator, introduces the girl to an extraordinary world where anything is possible, the world of the Little Prin...

Icon of the event Learn Sanskrit
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Albion

Learn one of the oldest Indo-European languages documented!...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 08
Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Finding Dory
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

The friendly-but-forgetful blue tang fish begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way. Rated PG: 1hr 35min

Icon of the event Gaming for Kids
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join us for a free play on a variety of video game consoles! Ages 6-12. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 15
Thu Sep 22
Icon of the event Storytelling with Diana Tso
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Culture Days with renowned playwright and storyteller Diana Tso. Be enchanted by stories from around the world....