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Icon of the event Heritage Trees-Preserving our Natural Roots
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Taylor Memorial

The questions, "What is a heritage tree?" and "Why is it important to protect them?" are answered in this lively, illustrated talk. Drawing on the Ontario Heritage Tree Alliance?s toolkit and using a special red oak found in ...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Michael Parent
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Visiting from Maine, Michael...

Icon of the event Life As We Know It
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Filmmaker/visual humourist Cameron Tingley presents his short films and shares his observations of modern society. Step back from the hubbub of daily life to look at contemporary society with fresh eyes. It will make you laug...

Icon of the event  Word Up Spoken Word Workshop
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Northern District

Word Up!!! is a fun and interactive workshop developed by professional writer, multidisciplinary artist and youth arts advocate Anne-Marie Woods aka Amani "Contemporary Blues Poet. This workshop is for youth ages 12-18 who ha...