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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...

Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating: Fall Edition
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Speed dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a literary twist!...

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 TIFF Presents: Special Effects Makeup Workshop
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Learn to transform yourself into a ghoulish monster, walking dead, or other fantastical creatures in this two-hour workshop for ages 13-19....

Icon of the event New Music 101: Enliven the Ma and An Extended Look at the Piano, Part 2
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Continuum Contemporary Music explores the meaning behind ma--the tension between sound and silence--and the keyboard geeks of junctQín demonstrate extended techniques on the piano through the music of Finnish composer Tomi Rä...

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 Summer Afternoon Movies at Northern District!
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Northern District

Kick back and enjoy an afternoon movie on Fridays from 2-4pm. All ages. Drop in. Main Floor Program Room....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 07
Fri Aug 14
Fri Aug 21
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 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 TIFF Presents: Film In A Day Workshop
Tue Aug 25, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Northern District

Participants work as a group to write,...