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Icon of the event Samosa Workshop
Sat May 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Samosas are an Indian pastries served at celebrations. They are sold by street vendors and served as appetizers here in Canada....

Icon of the event Gaming Lounge
3:30 pm - 5:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

On Wednesdays, youth take over the glass room. Join us for video games, and other board games....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 18
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Wed Feb 15
Icon of the event Island in the Sun: Barbados in Song with John and Roger Gibbs
Wed Feb 15, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Locke

Barbadian folk songs and slide show look at the island's history and its people, superstitions and life.

Icon of the event Magic Illusions Workshop
Sat Mar 11, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Humberwood

Join us for a special presentation that takes you on a dazzling journey into the mysteries of magical illusions. Local magician Ayan Deb explores the science and art of deception and illusion. In this interactive workshop, pa...

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

Icon of the event Everybody's Free: A Performance by the Toronto Children's Concert Choir
Thu Feb 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

In celebration of Black History Month, The Toronto Children's Concert Choir & Performing Arts Company presents excerpts from "Everybody's Free" a cultural presentation which features various Gospel and Inspirational choral, d...

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

Join Lishai as she leads a spoken word workshop....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 26
Thu Feb 02
Thu Feb 09
Thu Feb 16
Thu Feb 23
Icon of the event Knitting and Crochet Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join our Knitting & Crochet circle led by friendly neighborhood residents. All ages and levels are welcome. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Icon of the event Andrew
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Locke

A Pocketful of Tune Tales: The Campfire Crew sing their hearts out while drawing on audience participation to bring Fairy tales to life.

Icon of the event Keep Calm and Colour On
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 25
Sat Mar 11
Sat Mar 25