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

Cool off and chill out at the library and enjoy a family friendly film!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 06
Icon of the event Reggae Lane Visioning Charrette
Wed May 27, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for a neighbourhood brainstorming session to develop a vision for Reggae Lane. The laneway is located south of Eglinton and is accessible via Oakwood Ave. The laneway has the potential to bring residents, businesses a...

Icon of the event Art Starts presents Program Without Wall: Dramatic Expressions
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Caregivers work with a professional dancer on movement and storytelling while children are cared for by certified childcare providers in a separate room. Healthy snacks and TTC fare provided....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
Mon Jun 01
Tue Jun 02
Mon Jun 08
Tue Jun 09
Icon of the event Fanfic Fridays Club
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Want to learn fanfiction writing tips and gush about character pairings with other fans? Have fanfics about your favourite video game, manga, anime, book, or TV series you're dying to share? Come join Fairview's very own fanf...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 05
Icon of the event Trade Routes and Translation Schools
Tue Sep 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

The "Twelfth Century Renaissance" was possible due to new access to information. We will discuss the musicians, scholars and tradespeople who travelled across Europe and beyond, carrying books and ideas.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Centennial
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Centennial

How does the wool on a sheep's back turn into a woollen shawl or sweater? Families will help to tease, card, and finger spin wool. We'll talk about natural dyes, spinning, and weaving. Everyone will take home their own woolle...

Icon of the event Afterschool Games
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Teens and Children can drop-in to enjoy some afterschool fun with games such as Jenga, Connect Four, Yahtzee, Snakes and Ladders, and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 03
Wed Jun 17
Icon of the event Medieval Performers
Tue Sep 01, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Their art spoke of the wonders and horrors that they witnessed the conditions in which they worked, and preserved a portrait of their world in a way that touches the spirit. Meet some of the major voices of the middle ages.

Icon of the event Meet the Artist: Henry Moore
Fri May 29, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Learn about the unique art of this famous sculptor....

Icon of the event Dante and Music
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Explore the poetic, literary and musical roots of Dante. We will examine his fellow writers, and troubadours whose inspiration earned them a place in his immortal Divine Comedy.