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Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Movie-Big Hero 6
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band high-tech heroes. Rated PG: 108min

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21: The Pulse of Latin Percussion
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

From Samba to Rumba, Tango and Mambo, the music of Latin America has found its way to listeners and dance floors around the world. Hear some of the finest percussionists explore these richly varied styles and traditions and l...

Icon of the event On Stage: Jane Freeman on Love's Labour's Lost
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Jane Freeman is a faculty member at the University of Toronto and author of numerous articles on Shakespeare and classical rhetoric. She is a regular lecturer at the Festival, a Senior Fellow of Massey College, a member ...

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 23
Thu May 21
Thu Jun 11
Thu Jul 23
Icon of the event Brazil - Artscapes: Rhythm and Sound
Wed May 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Pan Am Games event of arts and culture at the library. An evening of insightful connection links spoken word, dance and music with three outstanding artists in the Brazilian community Ricardo Sternberg, Luanda Jones and Newto...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Textile Museum visits Long Branch
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

Discover how cloth is made, and weave your own bookmark to take home with you.

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Swallowing Clouds is a free creative arts program for children ages 9-12. Working with professional dancers, musicians and an author, children will be guided through an inspiring creative journey leading up to an exciting pe...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Icon of the event Ways of Seeking: David Balzer & Margaux Williamson discuss Art & Curating
Tue May 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The acclaimed Canadian art critic and the acclaimed Canadian painter will talk and drawing from their experience and their books: David's Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Everything Else, and Margaux's I ...

Icon of the event THE SECOND:  A Novel about Spirituality, Religion, and Politics by Alan J Cooper
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A half-century ago, when baby boomers reached their teens, there began a giant drop in traditional church attendance. At the same time, there came to grow a spiritual hunger as manifested in ecological awareness, human rights...

Icon of the event Knitting and Crochet Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Are you looking for help with your knitting or crochet project? Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Join our Knitting & Crochet Circle! The circle is led by friendly Albion residents every Tuesday...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 31
Tue Apr 07
Tue Apr 14
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28