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Icon of the event Vikings: The Real Story
Wed Mar 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Fierce raiders with horned helmets has always been an accepted popular view of the Vikings. But what do we really know about Viking history and culture? Join us as we discover how recent scientific and archaeological evidence...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

March Break Movie Matinee....

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Highland Creek

Enjoy a March Break Movie!...

Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

An astounding musical journey of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat! The program will be held in the gymnasium of the Port Union Community R...

Icon of the event Reptilia
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Rexdale

Would you like to meet an alligator? Reptilia features ?Mister Toothy? along with a tortoise, lizards, and of course, SNAKES!

Icon of the event Musical Instrument Petting Zoo
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Whether you are 2 or 92, 'the zoo' enables you to explore the Musical Instrument Lending Library's variety of instruments in a hands-on way. Come make a joyful music and noise!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Tue Mar 13
Wed Mar 14
Thu Mar 15
Fri Mar 16
Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Weston

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Introduction to Canadian Genealogy Records
Tue Mar 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Guest family researcher Natalie Lisowiec will present an introduction to researching your family history in Canada and the resources that are available.