Culture, Arts & Entertainment
Join us for our 10th Annual Summer Storytelling Evening. This year, in celebration of the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games, the theme is Stories of the Americas....
"You smell like ashes, your hair is all tangled and you are wearing a dirty old paper bag. Come back when you are dressed like a real princess," Prince Ronald complains. How will Princess Elizabeth...
How does the wool on a sheep's back turn into a woollen shawl or sweater? Families will help to tease, card, and finger spin wool. We'll talk about natural dyes, spinning, and weaving. Everyone will take home their own woolle...
The Museum of Inuit Art comes to the library! Get up close to museum artifacts from their hands-on collection, play traditional Inuit games and make your own piece of art to take home....
Time travel with Colborne Lodge: Enjoy games and toys from more than 150 years ago. Share your favourite riddle and listen to a story or two.
World music singers, Maryem Tollar and Shameema Soni will lead you in singing songs from different cultures and languages. Also Shara Claire and David Berger of FindingRhythm will bring African drums, hand drums, bells and sh...
Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 16
Kamishibai (pronounced kah-mee-she-bye), or paper theatre, is part of an ancient Japanese tradition of picture storytelling. In olden times, the kamishibai storyteller would carry illustrated cards and a small wooden stage fr...
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27