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Icon of the event Japanese Calligraphy
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn all about Japanese writing and how to write Japanese characters - including your own name - on Japanese paper with SUMI ink. Presented by the Association for Japanese Culture. Ages 7 & up....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Thorncliffe
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thorncliffe

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance!...

Icon of the event Friday Feature Movies for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come to Thorncliffe and watch a movie suitable for the whole family. Parents and care-givers welcome. For movie titles and more information, please call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 05
Fri Jun 26
Icon of the event Family Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Steeles

Enjoy a family movie on a big screen.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 11
Sat May 23
Sat Jun 20
Icon of the event On Stage: Jane Freeman on Love's Labour's Lost
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Jane Freeman is a faculty member at the University of Toronto and author of numerous articles on Shakespeare and classical rhetoric. She is a regular lecturer at the Festival, a Senior Fellow of Massey College, a member ...

Icon of the event Brazil - Artscapes: Rhythm and Sound
Wed May 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Pan Am Games event of arts and culture at the library. An evening of insightful connection links spoken word, dance and music with three outstanding artists in the Brazilian community Ricardo Sternberg, Luanda Jones and Newto...

Icon of the event Library LEGO Builders Club
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Hey kids! Do you like fabricating fabulous frameworks out of LEGOs? How about some cool kinetic constructions using K?nex? Join us at Thorncliffe branch for this exciting and creative drop-in afterschool program. Suitable for...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 02
Thu Apr 09
Thu Apr 16
Thu Apr 23
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Steeles
Sat May 09, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Steeles

How does the wool on a sheep's back turn into a woollen shawl or sweater? Families will help to tease, card, and finger spin wool. We'll talk about natural dyes, spinning, and weaving. Everyone will take home their own woolle...

Icon of the event Ancient Egypt Alive: A Traveler's Journey down the Historic Nile
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Mention the words ?Ancient Egypt? and people?s eyes open wide in awe. In this lecture, Egyptologist Thomas H. Greiner and award winning writer and UofT Graduate Student Laura Ranieri will explore the Giza plateau and its pyra...

Icon of the event Ways of Seeking: David Balzer & Margaux Williamson discuss Art & Curating
Tue May 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The acclaimed Canadian art critic and the acclaimed Canadian painter will talk and drawing from their experience and their books: David's Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Everything Else, and Margaux's I ...