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Icon of the event A Defining Moment for Gay and Lesbian Activism: Toronto in the 1970s
Tue Jun 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

As Toronto welcomes the world to our Pride celebrations this June, join us as Tom Hooper and Mathieu Brule, historians from York University, explore the human rights activism by gay and lesbian liberationists in Toronto durin...

Icon of the event Puppet Show - The Name of the Tree
Tue Jul 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sanderson

Join us for a puppet show retelling of this fable! A group of animals searching for food find a tree with fruit but are unable to reach the branches unless they know the name of the tree. Which one will remember the name?...

Icon of the event Photograph with AFCY
4:15 pm - 5:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mount Dennis

Arts for Children and Youth will teach photography skills for ages 6-12 years. Register by calling 416-394-1008.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Wed Apr 30
Wed May 07
Wed May 14
Wed May 21
Icon of the event Aboriginal Celebration: Performance and Discussion
Thu Jun 19, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join us in celebrating Canadian Aboriginal culture with a discussion and a performance of song, dance and drum. Presented by the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

Icon of the event Talking Stick
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Join us for an inovative way of storytelling with the use of a talking stick. Children will make their own talking stick to take home. For ages 6-10. No registration is required.

Icon of the event TPL Teen Fanfiction Writers' Coalition
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Are you an avid fanfiction writer who loves sharing stories and getting feedback? Will you support your OTP til the end? Do you want to meet other teens who share your passion for playing in other peoples? sandboxes? Join us ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 25
Fri May 30
Fri Jun 27
Fri Jul 25
Icon of the event Outdoor Games
Wed Aug 06, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Enjoy summer games out in the sun. Participate in relays, dancing, water games and more. In case of rain, the games will be held inside the library. For ages 6-10. No registration is required.

Icon of the event Make Your Own Musical Instrument
Fri Jul 25, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Flemingdon Park

Come make and decorate your own musical instrument with everyday supplies.

Icon of the event Puppet Show:   The Frog Prince:  Performance 1
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Pape/Danforth

Based on the Folktale. Ages 2 and up. Space is limited. Free Tickets available 30 minutes before the show

Icon of the event Summer Movie Afternoon
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fort York

Beat the heat with a fun film for the whole family!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 09
Wed Jul 23
Wed Aug 06
Participating Venues
Sun Life Financial Museum + Arts Pass Program
Participating Venues

Explore the best of Toronto's arts and cultural treasures for free.