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Icon of the event Red Slam Collective - 4 Directions Hip Hop Fusion
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Red Slam Collective is an indigenous hip hop fusion arts movement whose 4 Directions Urban Arts engagement and musical projects uplift, self-identify and promote unity through Spoken, Lyricism which Arranges Meaning (SLAM)....

Icon of the event SHHHHH!
Fri May 06, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you SHHHHH! Three of Toronto's loudest perform 20 minute acoustic sets, revealing their softer sides.

Icon of the event Indigenous Legends & Stories: Films
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Join us in celebrating Aboriginal History Month. We will be showing 8 short movies from the National Film Board of Canada. From animation to 3D modelling, Mi'gmaq and Inuit traditions, these family-friendly films preserve Ind...

Icon of the event Play Reading Group
Sat May 14, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Like reading aloud? Enjoy theatre? Led by theatre-lover/actor Carina COjeen, this group will read a play together....

Icon of the event ASL Conversation Group
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Socialize in American Sign Language (ASL) and make new friends. Basic knowledge of ASL is encouraged as no instruction is provided. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 06
Fri May 13
Fri May 20
Fri May 27
Fri Jun 03
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Enjoy classics, new releases, and movies of the season.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 20
Fri Jun 17
Fri Jul 15
Fri Aug 19
Icon of the event Strings Attached Orchestra Chamber Group
Fri Jul 08, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Strings Attached Orchestra Chamber Group. Enjoy an assortment of music from the 17th to the 21st century. Popular music, Jazz and the Classics. All are welc...

Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: King Lear
Wed Jun 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Annette Street

An aging monarch resolves to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, with consequences he little expects. His reason shattered in the storm of violent emotion that ensues, with his very life hanging in the balance, Lear...

Icon of the event Rainbow Jazz Quartet
Fri Jun 03, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library program brings you the Rainbow Jazz Quartet. Come enjoy an evening of light Jazz in the Library.

Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Join us in discovering poetry. All are welcome who are interested in learning about, sharing and discussing diverse collections of poetry. This is not a writer's circle. Come prepared to share a favorite poem....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 04
Wed Jun 01
Wed Jul 06
Wed Aug 03