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Icon of the event Medieval Celebration
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fairview

Pneuma Ensemble hosts a seasonal medieval celebration, complete with traditional dances. Audience beware, you may be answerable to the King or Queen!...

Icon of the event Tales Tall and True
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Morningside

Join Artists from the Community Arts Guild to experiment with different kinds of storytelling. Tell your favourite stories, from personal to fictional to myths and folktales, and everything in between. We'll have guest storyt...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: West African Dance Class with Coco Murray
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Palmerston

An interactive one-hour dance class to live traditional drumming, focusing on beginner technique. Take a journey with Coco to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. ...

Icon of the event Meet Pneuma Ensemble
Tue Sep 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairview

Get to know Pneuma Ensemble with an introduction to the sounds of the medieval era! Come listen to music of the 12th and 13th centuries played on period instruments, meet the band members, and learn about instruments such as ...

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Welcome back to school with our staff puppet show "The Monkey and the Crocodile" performed at Palmerston Library Theatre. Based on an ancient tale from India....

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Thu Aug 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. We will also wrap up our TD Summer Reading Club and announce the branch club winners of raffles and contests!...

Icon of the event Benny Walker: Live from Australia
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Spadina Road

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Victorian Indigenous singer/songwriter Benny Walker inherited his passion for music from his father and grandfathers, all talented musicians in their own right. Walker formed his first band at the age o...

Icon of the event Family Interactive Indigenous Storytelling with Aqua
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Palmerston

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Aqua uses one of the oldest standing traditions of storytelling to share the significance and relevance of the Seven Grandfather teachings. She uses a kinesthetic approach to sharing the medicine wheel ...

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Thu Jul 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Join us for our summer puppet show special "The Umbrella Thief" in Palmerston Library Theatre! Based on a folktale from Sri Lanka....

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies:
Thu Jul 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre....