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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 Magician Jason Palter
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a magic show featuring Jason Palter! A fast-paced, high energy performance, chock full of tons of magic, comedy and audience participation. Parents are welcome and encouraged to stay for the show. Fun for the w...

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

An astounding musical journey of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat! The program will be held in the gymnasium of the Port Union Community R...

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Puppet show fun for the whole family!...

Icon of the event Musical Instrument Petting Zoo
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Whether you are 2 or 92, 'the zoo' enables you to explore the Musical Instrument Lending Library's variety of instruments in a hands-on way. Come make a joyful music and noise!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Tue Mar 13
Wed Mar 14
Thu Mar 15
Fri Mar 16
Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

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 P.A. Day Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Watch a movie on the big screen on all PA Days. Oakwood Village Library Auditorium. Bring your own refreshments....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event Friday Monthly Movie @ Oakwood Village Library
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for a free after-school movie one Friday once a month. Drop-in, no registration required, Oakwood Village Library Auditorium....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 23
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movies
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Nothing to do this PA Day, join us for a special movie feature....

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.