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Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Tue Jul 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen gives kids the opportunity to learn about ballet as a storytelling medium. Children will learn basic ballet positions, discover their own ability to convey emotions through movement, see...

Icon of the event Puppet Show:  Performance 1
Wed Aug 12, 2015 | 10:30 am - 10:30 am
Pape/Danforth

Join us for Alexander and the Wind Up Mouse...

Icon of the event The Benefits of Keeping a Sketchbook
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

A sketchbook is an artist?s journal ? a document of one?s creative development. It?s a place to explore ideas, and to try out new tools and techniques. It?s a notebook, and diary, and a playground, and a time capsule, and all...

Icon of the event Puppet Show;  Performance 2
Wed Aug 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for Alexander and the Wind up Mouse...

Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Nifty Frum Friends welcome you! We are a lively and informal group of retirees who meet in the library on the second Tuesday of every month from 2-4 pm, to exchange news and views on a variety of topics, to listen to a guest ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Tue Oct 13
Icon of the event Capturing Ideas and Finding Inspiration
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

How do we get ideas for illustrations and stories? Where do they come from, and what do we do with them when we have them? How do we recognize the good ones from the bad ones? Learn about keeping a virtual shoebox of inspirat...

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Party 1
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Pape/Danforth

Celebrate a summer of Reading Fun. Prizes. Refreshments...

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

A one week dance and literacy program for ages 9-12. Participants will work with professional dancers, musicians and authors leading up to an exciting performance. Please register...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 24
Tue Aug 25
Wed Aug 26
Thu Aug 27
Fri Aug 28
Icon of the event Creating an Illustration from Sketch to Final Art
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

See how an illustration evolves from the initial ideas and sketches to the final artwork. Watch a demonstration of digital illustration techniques, and learn how to combine digital tools with traditional media. Plus: The ?und...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
Ongoing event running from Sat Feb 21, 2015 - Sat Aug 29, 2015
Jane/Dundas

The Pan Am Poetry Slam Initiative a.k.a. Poetry Saved Our Lives (PSOL) is a major poetry slam competition for youth 13-19. The workshop series and open mics provide mentorship and artistic development opportunities and will r...