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Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie- The Boxtrolls
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Enjoy a P.A. Day Movie. We will be showing the The Boxtrolls....

Icon of the event Lawren Harris: The Idea of North with Andrew Hunter
Thu Jun 02, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, discusses the upcoming exhibition of the iconic Canadian painter Lawren Harris.

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Sep 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Let's Talk Science- Lava Lamps
Sat Aug 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Let?s Talk Science is an award-winning, national, charitable organization focused on education and outreach to support youth development. Join us to discover the tricks of the trade in making Lava Lamps....

Icon of the event Youth Cartooning & Animation
Wed Jul 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Animator and character designer, Enzo Avolio, leads this exciting workshop for youth. Enzo has over 20 years of experience and has animated for both Warner Bros. and Disney T.V. He has designed characters on shows such as G...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: McGregor Park

Join the amazing Randell Adjei as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase their artistic po...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Seven Grandfathers: Make a Graphic Novel
Thu Jun 16, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Join author and puppeteer, Chad Solomon, in creating a graphic novel using your own personal experiences and imagination and connect the story to the Seven Grandfathers Teachings.