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Icon of the event Smartphone Photography
Ongoing event running from Thu Oct 19, 2017 - Sat Dec 02, 2017
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will learn basic to advanced photographic techniques using their smartphones. They are welcome to add their images into the Baldwin Collection Archives. Ages 13 to 19 years. To register, call 416-396-8850 or regi...

Icon of the event Capture the Figure
Ongoing event running from Sat Oct 07, 2017 - Sat Nov 11, 2017
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants will learn basic photographic techniques including lighting and composition. They will then practice the techniques by producing a series of portraits. Participants are recommended to bring their own digital came...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movies @ Oakwood Village
1:00 pm - 2:30 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 Oct 06
Fri Nov 17
Fri Dec 01
Icon of the event Culture Days: Bellydancing Class with Evyenia Karmi
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

An interactive one-hour bellydancing class with Toronto performer and instructor Evyenia Karmi who will demonstrate a short choreography and her award-winning book....

Icon of the event Introduction to Mobile Music
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Richview

This event will give people a quick introduction to the growing world of mobile music applications for iOs and android phones and tablets. No prior music training is required. Simply bring your mobile device, phone or tablet ...

Icon of the event Dance Fusion with Culture Shock
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Come on in for this awesome dance class fusing the styles of Bollywood, Hip Hop, Egyptian, Dancehall, Latin and African dance. Learn some new moves and put them to groovin' music. Culture Shock Canada will have you on your fe...

Icon of the event Interactive Fiction Writer's Circle with the Hand Eye Society
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for exciting free programs this Fall with Artists in the Library from the Hand Eye Society and the The Art of Play: Game Makers at Oakwood Library. We will run three ongoing 12-week program series, see the other two l...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 05
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 19
Thu Oct 26
Icon of the event Cutting Corners: Collage Culture
Thu Sep 28, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join well-known artist, Greg McCarthy to learn the fundamentals of collage and transition into Punk Album covers. Participants will create their own collages. All materials will be provided free of charge. For Ages 13 to 19 y...

Icon of the event Making Salt Clay from Scratch
Mon Sep 25, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Messy participants are invited to make clay from scratch and create their own 'stone tablets.' Ages 7 to 12 years. Register in person at the Children's desk or call 416-396-8850 to register. Limited space.

Icon of the event Water Colour Mixed Media Landscape
Thu Sep 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn to create paintings inspired by Toronto's landscape. Understand the different elements of a landscape and compositional techniques. All supplies provided.For Ages 13 to 19 years. To register, call 416-396-8850, or regis...