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Icon of the event Black History Presentation by a.k.a. SUBLIMINAL
Wed Feb 22, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Come and watch beat-boxer, DJ, lyricist and producer, a.k.a. SUBLIMINAL give a powerful presentation on black history....

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 Feb 25
Sat Mar 11
Sat Mar 25
Sat Apr 08
Sat Apr 22
Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show:
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

For ages 3 and up. Groups and daycares must book space.

Icon of the event Charm School Etiquette Workshop
Wed May 03, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Meet Kerry Ann Thomas, former Miss Teen Nubian, Miss Toronto Tourism Public Relations, and Miss Soft and Beautiful Canada, who will be presenting on charm and etiquette. Join us and learn how to be a lady and a gentleman, pro...

Icon of the event Katori Shinto Ryu Demonstration
Mon Feb 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

A demonstration of the techniques of Katori Shinto Ryu performed by Toronto Kenjutsu. Katori Shinto Ryu is a Japanese style of swordsmanship practiced since 1460 AD. It is considered the most ancient of all the martial arts o...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Heidi Dahlsveen
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show:
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

For ages 3 and up. Groups and daycares must book space.

Icon of the event Puppet Shows at Parliament
10:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for our monthly puppet show. Every month is a whole new show!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 23
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 25
Icon of the event Creative Sparks: Writing Workshops
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Creative Sparks is a workshop series designed to introduce youth to the craft of creative fiction, poetry, and non-fiction....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 04
Sat Mar 18
Sat Apr 01
Sat Apr 15
Icon of the event Kids & their Grown-Ups Ukulele Club
7:00 pm - 7:35 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Come to the library & learn kid-friendly tunes on a ukulele. We will have some ukuleles to share, but bring your uke if you have one. This program is for children ages 7+ and their parents/caregivers. Uke can do it! Drop-in, ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 01