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Icon of the event C.L.I.O. Drama
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mount Pleasant

Creative Learning that's Interactive and Original....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Fairview
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Join the Museum of Inuit Art at Fairview branch to touch some museum artifacts from their hands-on collection, play traditional Inuit games and make your own piece of art to take home.

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Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month by trying your hand at the Japanese art of origami and other awesome papercraft. Choose from a range of paper-folding patterns including some of your favourite pop culture and gaming icons....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits S. Walter Stewart
Sat May 09, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
S. Walter Stewart

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event Heritage Trees-Preserving our Natural Roots
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Taylor Memorial

The questions, "What is a heritage tree?" and "Why is it important to protect them?" are answered in this lively, illustrated talk. Drawing on the Ontario Heritage Tree Alliance?s toolkit and using a special red oak found in ...

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21: The Four Seasons Remixed
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Vivaldi's Four Seasons is an iconic work that seems to transcend cultural boundaries and can be found anywhere from concert halls to supermarkets. Join us as we explore Four Seasons through a completely different lens in a ja...

Icon of the event Nintendo-After-Noon
Sat Apr 18, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Love playing Nintendo games? Get your game on and join us for an afternoon of Mario Kart Wii, Smash Bros. Brawl, and New Super Mario Bros. Wii. Feel free to bring your 3DS/2DS if you have one to play 3DS games with others! **...

Icon of the event Kamishibai Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Kamishibai (pronounced kah-mee-she-bye), or paper theatre, is part of an ancient Japanese tradition of picture storytelling. In olden times, the kamishibai storyteller would carry illustrated cards and a small wooden stage fr...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Icon of the event An Afternoon of Roma Stories
Tue Apr 07, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

The world has turned over since those days, just as you might turn it over with a spade. In those days animals could talk sometimes and trees too, and there were witches and dragons about..." So begins the Roma tale. Stret...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Come and join this poetry slam weekly program that will be running on Mondays at 4:30 at the library. The series will run from October 2014 to August 2015. You can collect community hours while showcasing your artistic poetic...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 30
Mon Apr 06
Mon Apr 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27