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Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Relax and enjoy a March Break Movie!...

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instruction how to play it....

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for a puppet show at the library! Title to be determined....

Icon of the event Mad Science
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

A spectacular science-themed show where the performer will conjure foggy dry ice storms, float a Mad Science hovercraft, make magic mud, alter sound waves, and much more!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

We will be showing a P.A. Day Movie for everyone to Enjoy!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day: Movie
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Perth/Dupont

Join us for a feature film on our large screen.

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond with Joy Lapps: A Steelpan Workshop
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Learn how to play the Steelpan with renowned artist Joy Lapps. This hands-on workshop for Teens introduces participants to the Steelpan's rich cultural history locally and throughout the world....

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Join award winning Patrick de Belen, spoken word artist, youth mentor and arts educator as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportu...


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Icon of the event Henna 101
Tue Jan 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn about the history of Henna and its uses around the world. Practice different designs and make up some of your own....