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Icon of the event Youth Cartooning & Animation
Wed Jul 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Animator and character designer, Enzo Avolio, leads this exciting workshop for youth. Enzo has over 20 years of experience and has animated for both Warner Bros. and Disney T.V. He has designed characters on shows such as G...

Icon of the event Robotics Fun
Tue Jul 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Use the Scratch and Arduino programming languages to help your robot use funky lights and preform cool dance moves. Customize your very own dance routines that can be activated by your command. Have fun dancing with your rob...

Icon of the event First Story Walking Tour
Sat Jun 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Exploring the geography and ancestry of Indigenous Toronto, this guided walking tour takes you through contemporary neighbourhoods of our city rich with First Nations' history. Starting at Deer Park Branch and travelling sout...

Icon of the event Duct Tape Crafts
Sat Jun 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Use imagination and creativity to make a variety of crafts with duct tape. Free materials and instructions provided. Ages 11 to 19 years....

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Tournament
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Whether you're an experienced gamer or just starting out, Evelyn Gregory's Teen Gaming Tournaments are sure to be a blast. Challenge your friends to a game of PlayStation and you might just make it on to our Gaming Wall of F...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 15
Wed Jun 29
Icon of the event Aboriginal History Month - Family Film Afternoon
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

This year the National Film Board of Canada has curated a number of family-friendly, general audience short films to celebrate Aboriginal History Month - 8 different films made over 4 decades. From animation to 3D modelling, ...

Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: Antony and Cleopatra
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate the legacy of William Shakespeare during the quatercentenary year with a screening from the Stratford Festival....

Icon of the event Prince concert film: RAVE UN2 THE YEAR 2000
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

O(+> Remembering Prince (June 7, 1958 - April 21, 2016)...

Icon of the event Book Sale
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | All Day
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Come check out Evelyn Gregory's annual Book Sale. Browse from a wide range of previously-loved books and pick up your favourites for just a buck or two! Book Sale runs from 11:00am until 3:00pm.

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31