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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Sanderson
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 04
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Icon of the event The History & Development of Orchestras Presented by Tafelmusik violinist
Wed Sep 23, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Symphony orchestras today represent the epitome of high culture and staunch tradition in our cities, but in the early 19th century, they were still a relatively new phenomenon. This lecture will look at some of the types of e...

Icon of the event Animating movement and dance with Zeesy and friends
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Calling all teens! Join artist Zeesy and professional dance and music collaborators to choreograph, rehearse and perform a movement/dance production that interacts with Zeesy's animation. No dance experience necessary - only ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 07
Sat Nov 14
Sat Nov 21
Sat Nov 28
Icon of the event Culminating Performance Art extravaganza with Zeesy
Sat Dec 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

All participants, library patrons, and community members are invited to join Artist-in-the-Library Zeesy Powers for a culminating performance. The performance will showcase all aspects of the multi-disciplinary art event deve...

Icon of the event Taking it to Zero:  Lowering the Carbon Footprint of Architecture
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Green or sustainable architecture has been on the agenda for almost two decades at this point. Where early buildings were attempting to "live more lightly on the earth" and were attempting to lower energy use and use material...

Icon of the event Toronto Take Three: Film Locations in Toronto
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Michael Dowse's award-winning The F Word (2013), starring Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan, celebrates Toronto both as a container of plots and as a city of the imagination. Join Dr. Tom Ue (Department of English, University Co...

Icon of the event Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 not only destroyed Pompeii but, ironically preserved much of the city. The archaeological discoveries have been astonishing! The day-to-day life of people living in Pompeii is the main ...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Nov 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

Icon of the event Polish Seniors
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Seniors are invited to an afternoon of social activities. Call 416-588-6288 ext 223 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 24