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Icon of the event LSP Week 2017 Film Fest
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Parkdale Library celebrates Canada by projector!...

Icon of the event Canada 250
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Maurice Switzer, author of...

Icon of the event Writing the City
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Led by writer/community artist Lindsay Zier-Vogel, this eight week series for adult writers will workshop finding your creative voice, inspired by our community, Parkdale. Funded by Ontario Arts Council. Pre-register at Parkd...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 18
Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

Icon of the event Writing the City
Sat Sep 23, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Write a Love Letter to Parkdale. Seal it, then leave it somewhere in the community where someone will find it and read it. Or just take it home to read yourself. The Love Letter events introduce the upcoming writer's worksho...

Icon of the event Writing the City
Thu Sep 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Write a Love Letter to Parkdale. Seal it, then leave it somewhere in the community where someone will find it and read it. Or just take it home to read yourself. The Love Letter events introduce the upcoming writer's worksho...

Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 09
Icon of the event Celtic Fiddle Music with Alana and Leigh Cline
Fri Sep 08, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Instrument Lending Library brings you Live in the Library with Alana and Leigh Cline. Come and enjoy the sounds of the Celtic fiddle and guitar. All are welcome!

Icon of the event Caribbean Folk Songs & Calypso
Fri Jul 28, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live music performances and stories reveal the Caribbean roots of the calypso art form and how the music spread to the world and to Canada....

Icon of the event Live in the Library Violin Performance
Fri Jul 07, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Instrument Lending Library brings you Live in the Library with Rebekah Wolkstein and Drew Jurecka. Come and enjoy the lovely sounds of the violin performed by Rebekah and Drew. Performance will be held ...