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Icon of the event Let's Draw
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Newcomers to Canada or to English looking to practice language and learn drawing techniques. Every week is a different lesson, all lessons involve using language in some way....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 10
Thu Dec 01
Thu Jan 05
Icon of the event I Am Rohingya
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

I Am Rohingya is a play that chronicles the harrowing Rohingya refugee experience from the perspective of Rohingya youth now living in Canada, taking the audience to Myanmar before the violence, through to the forced migratio...

Icon of the event Cultural Identities and Writing City Stories
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Who are the authors behind Toronto's stories of the past, present and future? Join panelists John Lorinc, Senior Editor of Spacing magazine, Arlene Chan, contributor to The Ward, Jael Richardson, founder of the Festival of Li...

Icon of the event Accessible Literary Speed Dating
Fri Oct 21, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given five minutes to chat with e...

Icon of the event Movie Night - Prisoners (2013)
Fri Oct 21, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

How far would you go to protect your family? Keller Dover (Hugh Jackman) is facing a parent's worst nightmare: his young daughter and her friend are missing, and panic has set in for both families as hours turn to days. Headi...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Malvern branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Did you know that "clay" is one of the oldest words in the English language? You can find it in many places, usually along a river bank or in a stream. Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and...

Icon of the event Movie Night - Demolition (2015)
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Davis (Jake Gyllenhaal), a successful investment banker, struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. Despite pressure from his father-in-law, Phil (Chris Cooper), to pull it together, Davis continues to unravel. Wh...

Icon of the event PA Day Movie - The Little Prince (2015)
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Rediscover one of the most beloved stories of all time. From Mark Osborne, Academy Award nominated director of Kung Fu Panda, comes the first-ever animated feature film adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's iconic masterpi...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Poetry Saved Our Lives is returning for its third session at the Flemingdon Park Branch....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 02
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Join Randell Adjei as he leads a spoken word workshop this fall. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase their artistic poetic talent and develop...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01