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Icon of the event African Roots in the Music of the Americas
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Gear up for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan American Games by exploring the soulful sounds of the music of the Americas. Lionel Williams and his trio take you on a musical journey through the North and South American contin...

Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Watch a feature movie at the library. Space is limited. First-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 minutes before the show.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 18
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 13
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Victoria Village
Sat May 02, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Victoria Village

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance!...

Icon of the event Poetry - developing your spoken word skill and style
Sat Apr 18, 2015 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join the members of the Ashdale Writers Group and spoken word poet Andrea Thompson with readings followed by a spoken word performance. Weather permitting Andrea will perform on the outdoor patio in the heart of the Gerrard I...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Thu May 07, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited to workshops to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in your neighbourhood on June 6, 2015....

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us on Fridays after school from 4-5 pm for special activities for children ages 8 to 12....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 27
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

ROM Rocks!...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto 2015
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited to workshops to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in your neighbourhood on June 6, 2015....

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Dance and Literacy Program
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Open to youth ages 9-12, this three-week workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 08
Thu Apr 09
Wed Apr 15
Thu Apr 16
Wed Apr 22