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Wed Aug 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Come join us for a wild and funny magic show with "Mr. Oh!" as we finish off the TD Summer Reading Club with a bang!...

Icon of the event Bending Minds:  The Architecture of Frank Gehry
Thu Sep 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Born in Toronto in 1929, Frank Owen Gehry designs buildings that are controversial, inspirational, puzzling and wonderful. What does it all mean? Speaker: Larry Wayne Richards, Professor Emeritus and Former Dean of the John ...

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4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Mentoring,guidance and workshopping for aspiring songwriters--songs for any reasons! (Saturdays 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) Drop-in. Workshops delivered by songwriter and musician Mike Ford, and are intended for teens, adults, an...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 06
Wed Sep 07
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Oct 04
Icon of the event Photo Painting Workshops
Thu Sep 22, 2016 | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join Artist in the Library - Geneviève Thauvette - in a series of photo painting workshops. These workshops compliment the core "Memento Mori" program....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: The Toronto Zoo visits Goldhawk Park branch
Sat Nov 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we?ve been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub; TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...

Icon of the event Memento Mori
Tue Oct 25, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join Artist in the Library - Geneviève Thauvette - in a series of photography workshops that reflect on mortality. Participate in other workshops on Cyanotypes, lighting techniques, photo painting, makeup FX and Photoshop to ...

Icon of the event SongMakers
9:30 am - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Mentoring,guidance and workshopping for aspiring songwriters--songs for any reasons! (Tuesdays and Wednesdays are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.) Drop-in. Workshops delivered by songwriter and musician Mike Ford, and are intended for teen...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 10
Sat Sep 17
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Icon of the event Poetry Through Music
Thu Nov 24, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Don?t miss a beat! Enjoy an evening of music and poetry with blues singer Diana Braithwaite, jazz trumpeter Chris Whitely, and lecturer Dr. Michael Johnstone, University of Toronto, Department of English. Please register fo...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Mackenzie House visits Sanderson branch
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Learn how newspapers and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir. Call 416-393-7653 or visit the branch to register. Registration starts September 6th.

Icon of the event The Art of Dale Chihuly
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Discover the art and career of Dale Chihuly, the artist credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement when glassblowers created in workshops independent of the large glass factories. Passionately colourful, gravity...