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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 MAP Family Saturdays - Gardiner Museum visits Parliament Street
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Parliament Street

Did you know that in many east Asian Cultures the Dragon is a symbol of luck, hope and prosperity? Join the museumÂ’s potters and learn how to make your very own dragons using only clay and a few tools!

Icon of the event Learn the Simple & Easy Steps of Ballroom Dancing!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

You have been asking for it! So get ready and bring out your dancing shoes. Join David Outevski, the talented, graceful and award winning professional dancer and teacher from York University. You will learn the simple steps o...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 14
Thu May 28
Thu Jun 25
Thu Jul 09
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 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 Words Sing Poetry Workshop and Performance
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

April is National Poetry Month! Come celebrate with us by playing with words and making them sing. Learn about poetry and build a chapbook to share with family & friends. Facilitated by Mary Rykov- music therapist and poet! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 09
Thu Apr 16
Wed Apr 22
Thu Apr 30
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 ...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Steeles

Enjoy a movie on a big screen on PA Day.

Icon of the event THE SECOND:  A Novel about Spirituality, Religion, and Politics by Alan J Cooper
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A half-century ago, when baby boomers reached their teens, there began a giant drop in traditional church attendance. At the same time, there came to grow a spiritual hunger as manifested in ecological awareness, human rights...