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Icon of the event Overcoming
Fri Jan 29, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What if our interactions with those different from us are strongly influenced by things happening below the radar of awareness, hidden even from ourselves? Shakil Choudhury in his book Deep Diversity explores this question an...

Icon of the event Cyber-Proletariat: revealing the dark side of the information revolution
Fri Mar 04, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The utopian promise of the internet, much talked about even a few years ago, has given way to brutal realities: coltan mines in the Congo, electronics factories in China, devastated neighborhoods in Detroit. In his book Cyber...

Icon of the event Christmas Puppet Play
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for holly, jolly fun!

Icon of the event Disarming Conflict: Why Peace Cannot Be Won on the Battlefield
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Wars fought over the past quarter century have been a spectacular failure. The overwhelming majority end in military stalemate and are settled at the negotiating table, with the grievances that led to the war still unresolved...

Icon of the event Culminating Performance Art extravaganza with Zeesy
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

All participants, library patrons, and community members are invited to join Artist-in-the-Library Zeesy Powers for a culminating performance. The performance will showcase all aspects of the multi-disciplinary art event deve...

Icon of the event Mysterion!
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

A magic show featuring mentalism, the supernatural, spoon bending, mind reading, ESP and mad science. For children 6-12 years old. Registration begins Feb. 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limite...

Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show:
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Two performances: March 15 and March 16 at 2 p.m. For ages 3 and up. Groups and daycares must book space.

Icon of the event Chinese New Year Party!
Sat Feb 06, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey with stories, music and fun! For children ages 0-5 years with their parents and caregivers. Drop in.

Icon of the event Animating Movement and Dance with Zeesy and Friends
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Calling all teens! Join artist Zeesy and professional dance and music collaborators to choreograph, rehearse and perform a movement/dance production that interacts with Zeesy's animation. No dance experience necessary - only ...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 30
Icon of the event The Goose Girl
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

The Little Red Theatre presents a Norwegian folk tale about a goose girl named Astrid who falls in love with a sweet boy named Erik. It is also a story about a servant who gets mistaken for a variety of princesses and how gre...