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Icon of the event Great Books: Henry James' Portrait of a Lady
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

In The Portrait of a Lady (1881) James develops for the first time at full length the "international theme," the contrast between American and Continental manners, for which he is celebrated. Come join John Snow for an after...

Icon of the event Ancient Egypt Alive: A Traveler's Journey down the Historic Nile
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Mention the words ?Ancient Egypt? and people?s eyes open wide in awe. In this lecture, Egyptologist Thomas H. Greiner and award winning writer and UofT Graduate Student Laura Ranieri will explore the Giza plateau and its pyra...

Icon of the event Learn the Art of Capoeira for Teens
Tue Jun 09, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This workshop will expose you to the basics of Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. Instructors from Axé Capoeira Toronto will provide a history as well as show you Capoeira...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto 2015
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event Friday Feature Movies for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come to Thorncliffe and watch a movie suitable for the whole family. Parents and care-givers welcome. For movie titles and more information, please call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 05
Fri Jun 26
Icon of the event PA Day Family Film
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us on PA Days for free screenings everyone can enjoy! For film details contact the branch closer to the date at 416-393-7653.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 05
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Centennial
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Centennial

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...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Fairview
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Join the Museum of Inuit Art at Fairview branch to touch some museum artifacts from their hands-on collection, play traditional Inuit games and make your own piece of art to take home.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Scarborough Museum visits Kennedy/Eglinton
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kennedy/Eglinton

Scarborough Museum presents: The Early Settler Experience....

Icon of the event Paper-Crafternoon
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month by trying your hand at the Japanese art of origami and other awesome papercraft. Choose from a range of paper-folding patterns including some of your favourite pop culture and gaming icons....