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Icon of the event Film Club: Grassroots in Dry Lands
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Set in Palestine, Israel and Jordan, this intimate documentary reveals a unique human-rights-based approach to democratic change taking root in neighborhoods across the region. Rather than focus on top-down peace initiatives...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Aga Khan Museum visits Fairview branch
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum collection and create your own art.

Icon of the event 100th Anniversary of Beaches Branch
Wed Oct 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Phillip H. Carter, the architect of the 2004 renovation of Beaches Branch, presents an illustrated history of the library's transition from the original Carnegie building of 1916 to the present modern version. Some of his ot...

Icon of the event Art Club - Theme: Friends
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Discover the joy of drawing, painting, collage and learning about art history....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Icon of the event Unleash Your Inner Artist
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Discover the joy of drawing, painting, collage and learning about art history....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Poetry Slam
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Join award winning Patrick de Belen, spoken word artist, youth mentor and arts educator as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 10
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

African storytelling with dancing and drumming. The story is about the history of the djembe drum. A Culture Day event!...

Icon of the event Film Club: Pipelines, Power and Democracy
Wed Sep 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

When it comes to fossil fuels, political power doesn't always lie where we think it does. Over the course of two years, director Olivier D. Asselin documented the growth of an anti-pipeline movement in Quebec that rekindled a...

Icon of the event Art Club - Theme: Family
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Discover the joy of drawing, painting, collage and learning about art history....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30