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Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Vanishing Point
Tue Jun 30, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Annette Street

Vanishing Point by Stephen A. Smith & Julia Szucs (2012, 82 min)...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gardiner Museum visits York Woods
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Did you know that clay is actually a type of soil? It is unique as you can make plates, cups and saucers with it. Join our talented ceramic artists and learn how to make your very own animal out of clay!...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
Ongoing event running from Sat Nov 01, 2014 - Sat Aug 08, 2015
Parkdale

The Pan Am Poetry Slam Initiative a.k.a. Poetry Saved Our Lives (PSOL) is a major poetry slam competition for youth 13-19. The workshop series and open mics provide mentorship and artistic development opportunities and will ...

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 Up, Up, and Away with Mad Science
Mon Jun 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
York Woods

How do planes fly? What is air pressure? Watch the amazing ?Up, Up, and Away? show presented by Mad Science of Toronto....

Icon of the event Modern Batik Art Workshop
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Learn the art of modern batik and have your design transferred onto fabric that you can design into sellable items....


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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Parkdale
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Parkdale

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Reel to Reel Classic Shorts
Thu Jul 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Parkdale

These classic family friendly short films will delight children of all ages as well as adults. Short films will include "Frog and Toad Together" and "Flossie and the Fox." All ages.