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Icon of the event Blac Ice
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cliffcrest

In celebration of the upcoming Toronto 2015 PamAm Games, Blac Ice will inspire kids ages 5 and up to create a cartoon drawing of their favourite competing athlete.

Icon of the event Friday Movie Nights at Parkdale
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parkdale

Parkdale Library will be holding Movie Nights! Sit back, relax and enjoy a movie on the big screen. For more information, call 416-393-7686.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 28
Fri Dec 05
Fri Dec 12
Fri Dec 19
Fri Dec 26
Icon of the event Chocolate Festival
Wed Feb 11, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Have you ever wanted to learn more about chocolate? Join Chocolate Tales for a creative, hands-on chocolate making workshop. You will learn the history of chocolate, tempering & shavings on marble slabs, molding, and experime...

Icon of the event The history of African music
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

A workshop exhibiting different African instruments and how the sounds reflect in world music. Featuring instruments such as drums (dondo), xylophone, acoustics, & more! Participants can learn about the soundscape of Africa, ...

Icon of the event Indian Martial Arts Workshop
Sat Nov 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Malvern

In collaboration with IMPACT this workshop showcases Kalaripayat, a martial art form that originated from Karala, India. It evolved from weapons training and based on animal stances, has a focus on balance, strength and awar...

Icon of the event Pan Am Poetry Slam
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 Nov 24
Mon Dec 01
Mon Dec 08
Mon Dec 15
Mon Dec 22
Icon of the event Guerilla Jazz presents The Life and Music of Oscar Peterson
Thu Dec 11, 2014 | 5:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Fairview

Workshop/Leture, followed by an informal concert featuring Kevin Hurley and his jazz trio.

Icon of the event Blind Date with a Book for Teens
Ongoing event running from Sun Feb 01, 2015 - Sat Feb 28, 2015
Barbara Frum

Looking for love? Something serious? Maybe just a date for Valentine's Day? Find a match by checking out one of our available books!...

Icon of the event Public Speaking for Teens
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Practice makes perfect! Join us and improve your public speaking skills with our Artist in Residence, Rukhsana Khan. Rukhsana, an award-winning Toastmaster, writer and a storyteller, will show you how to speak in public with ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 26
Icon of the event Valentine's Day Story-time and Craft
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Jones

Celebrate Valentine's Day with the whole family!