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Icon of the event Contemporary Canadian Cinema with Risa Shuman: Bon Cop, Bad Cop.
Thu Mar 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Eight years after first working together, two mismatched Canadian cops team up once again to investigate an auto-theft ring. However, they soon discover that the robberies point to a much-larger conspiracy. Directed by Alain ...

Icon of the event Vikings: The Real Story
Wed Mar 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Fierce raiders with horned helmets has always been an accepted popular view of the Vikings. But what do we really know about Viking history and culture? Join us as we discover how recent scientific and archaeological evidence...

Icon of the event March Break Family Movie at Oakwood Village Library
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for a feature family movie on a big screen in the library auditorium. Tible to be announced later. All are welcome....

Icon of the event March Break Board Games Bonanza
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for a fun afternoon of board and card games. All are welcome....

Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Cedarbrae

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door:  Sing'n Spell
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

A musical participation concert using puppets, songs, spelling games, dancing, riddles and different languages to show children of all ages that reading is FUN! All are welcome, drop-in....

Icon of the event Applefun Puppetry Presents The Purple Pirate
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

The Purple Pirate(suggested ages 3-9) - puppet show adventure on the high sea! Join the chase for the Great Purple Whale. Applefun Puppetry presents this 45-minute interactive program. Afterwards, everyone learns how to make ...

Icon of the event The Sentimentalists
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

More than just Magic! The Sentimentalists are two mind readers who get into your head and really tell you what you are thinking. Witness the impossible as Steffi Kay and Mysterion tell you things that only you know.

Icon of the event March Break STEM Activities
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for fun STEM activities. All are welcome....

Icon of the event Contemporary Canadian Cinema with Risa Shuman: Gabrielle
Thu Mar 01, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A young woman who has Williams syndrome possesses amazing musical talents but struggles continually to gain her independence. Directed by Louise Archambault. 104 minutes. 2014. Risa Shuman, film historian and Senior Producer ...