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Icon of the event La La Land - movie
Thu Apr 05, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Let Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone dance and sing their way into your heart as they pursue their dreams in L.A. Drop in. Rated PG.

Icon of the event The Long Goodbye - movie
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Based on a Raymond chandler novel, it is updated to the early 1970's. Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife but is drawn into a double cross. drop-in. Rating: Restricted.

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Jim and the Beanstalk
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Lillian H. Smith

What if Jack wasn't the only one to climb the beanstalk? This story from author Raymond Briggs brings a new generation to an old tale with humour, math, and imagination. Ages 4+...

Icon of the event Improv with Bad Dog Theatre
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

An introduction to the creative world of improv theatre from the instructors at Bad Dog Theatre. Have fun in a supportive environment as you learn the basic terminology & skills of improvisation. Come out if you're a performe...

Icon of the event Magician Jason Palter
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a magic show featuring Jason Palter! A fast-paced, high energy performance, chock full of tons of magic, comedy and audience participation. Parents are welcome and encouraged to stay for the show. Fun for the w...

Icon of the event Bob the Magician's Family Magic Show
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

An entertaining magic show that guarantees to entertain audiences of all ages, combining side-splitting comedy and audience participation for kids. Registration begins Feb. 14. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Puppet show fun for the whole family!...

Icon of the event The LEGO Batman Movie!
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring your own snacks for a fun-filled animated film the whole family can enjoy!...

Icon of the event Musical Instrument Petting Zoo
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Whether you are 2 or 92, 'the zoo' enables you to explore the Musical Instrument Lending Library's variety of instruments in a hands-on way. Come make a joyful music and noise!...


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Fri Mar 16
Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...