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Icon of the event Drum It Up! Drum It Out!
Wed Feb 22, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Meet AfroSoul artists Amai Kuda and Y Josephine as they bring their musical, soulful vibe to the Sanderson Youth Hub. These amazing ladies are singer-songwriters, percussionists, community activists and educators!...

Icon of the event Coffee and Books
Wed Feb 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for a one hour presentation by library staff of a variety of books from our collection, mixed with light refreshments and stimulating conversation.

Icon of the event Adult Beginner Ukulele Jam
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

New to the ukulele? Interested in jamming with other newbies?...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 22
Wed Mar 22
Icon of the event Basic Music Theory for Everyone
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Curious to learn how to read music, learn what "major" and "minor" keys mean, learn what a chord is and more? Drop by and learn the basics that are helpful for playing any instrument....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 22
Wed Mar 22
Icon of the event Puppet Shows at Parliament
10:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for our monthly puppet show. Every month is a whole new show!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 23
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 25
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...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 27
Mon Mar 06
Mon Mar 13
Mon Mar 20
Mon Mar 27
Icon of the event Kids & their Grown-Ups Ukulele Club
7:00 pm - 7:35 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Come to the library & learn kid-friendly tunes on a ukulele. We will have some ukuleles to share, but bring your uke if you have one. This program is for children ages 7+ and their parents/caregivers. Uke can do it! Drop-in, ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 01
Icon of the event Bucc N' Flvr 4-Week Dance Intensive
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

The members of Much Music's Best Dance Crew and Team Canada's Street Dance Champions, Bucc N Flvr, are back by popular demand for another explosive four-week dance program! Come and learn to express yourself through dance and...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 07
Tue Mar 14
Tue Mar 21
Tue Mar 28
Icon of the event Magician Scott Dietrich
Sat Mar 11, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Fun and hilarity with an appearance of Sir Walken, Scott's live rabbit, rubber sharks and multiplying Angry Birds!...

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Bring your needles and yarn and share ideas, skills or knit socially. We supply teaching and knitting-related books. Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 11
Sat Mar 25
Sat Apr 08
Sat Apr 22
Sat May 06