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Icon of the event Quintessential Bellydance
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Dancer Evyenia Karmi will be offering a glimpse into the exotic world of bellydance. Participants will observe and learn a short choreography with movements from her book "Quintessential Bellydance," winner of The Beverly Hil...

Icon of the event Friday Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a free movie at the library! Please see upcoming dates below, and ask Pape/Danforth staff for more information (416-393-7727)...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 26
Fri Sep 23
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Film Club: Grassroots in Dry Lands
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Set in Palestine, Israel and Jordan, this intimate documentary reveals a unique human-rights-based approach to democratic change taking root in neighborhoods across the region. Rather than focus on top-down peace initiatives,...

Icon of the event Anime Screening
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Bring your friends and enjoy a selection of anime straight from Japan....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | All Day
Location: Pape/Danforth

The course teaches:...

Icon of the event Saturday Book to Movie Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Read the book then see the film! Pape/Danforth Library will show a movie based on a book once a month. Enjoy reading the book then see how it translates on film....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 13
Sat Sep 10
Sat Oct 08
Sat Nov 05
Icon of the event Film Club: Pipelines, Power and Democracy
Wed Sep 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

When it comes to fossil fuels, political power doesn't always lie where we think it does. Over the course of two years, director Olivier D. Asselin documented the growth of an anti-pipeline movement in Quebec that rekindled a...

Icon of the event Teen Meetups for Newcomers
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 20, 2016 - Mon Jul 25, 2016
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come and spend one hour with our Youth advisory Group members (teen volunteers). You can chat with them about anything in your life as a student in a new culture. They will answer your questions such as how to make new friend...

Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy for Beginners
Wed Nov 02, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy. It requires lots of concentration and practice. Before the end of the session, learners will be able to write simple Chinese characters on ...

Icon of the event Sushi Making with Chef Shoji
Wed Oct 05, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Learn to make sushi to share with your family at home. Space is limited. For teens age 13-19. Please register in person or call 416-393-7727.