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Icon of the event Saturday afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Space is limited, first-come, first-served.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 13
Sat Nov 12
Icon of the event Dracula's Hotel: A Family Puppet Show
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

See what happens when Dracula is forced to open up his castle as a hotel.

Icon of the event Play Reading Group
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Join us in reading a thought-provoking play each month - from comedy to award-winning drama....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 27
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 22
Sat Nov 19
Icon of the event Art & Life
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Artist Shatha Sharef will show you how to create artwork that encourages new ways of thinking and seeing the world through drawing and digital media arts. Drop in anytime between 11am - 12pm. No registration required. For mo...

Icon of the event Quintessential Bellydance
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Dancer Evyenia Karmi will offer a glimpse into the exotic world of bellydance. Participants will observe and learn a short choreography with movements from her book, "Quintessential Bellydance". Registration begins Aug. 27t...

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 Learn Chinese Calligraphy
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join New Acropolis Toronto for a hands-on workshop that focuses on Chinese calligraphy and its historical and cultural significance. This workshop is suitable for adults and teens 16 years and older. Space is limited. Call 41...

Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Thu Sep 08, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Jones

Learn about using ballet as a storytelling medium and try out some of your own moves! Costumes and pointe shoes will be available to explore. All are welcome!

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day with us. Enjoy a feature movie! First-come, first-served. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Family Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Movies for the entire family to enjoy!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
Wed Aug 17