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Icon of the event P.A. Day: Family Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Join us for a PA Day movie! Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 17
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Stéphanie Bénéteau
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Lunar New Year Celebration
Fri Jan 27, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with JINGBAO Bilingual Children's Centre! Listen to stories, songs, and create a craft for the coming Lunar New Year. Learn more about Chinese culture with hands-on activities. For ages 2-6....

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

An astounding musical journey of interactive songs and rhythms. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat!...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Heidi Dahlsveen
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Clay Creations
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Learn to create with clay. Participants will create 3-D artwork using hand building techniques. Once the clay has been fired, they will paint their sculptures using underglazes. Ages 9+. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-1006...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17
Fri Feb 24
Icon of the event Family Movie Night - The BFG
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instructions on how to play it.

Icon of the event Vaiana, La Légende du Bout du Monde
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Vaiana [Moana], la légende du bout du monde raconte l'aventure d'une jeune fille téméraire qui se lance dans un voyage audacieux pour accomplir la quête inachevée de ses ancêtres et sauver son peuple. Au cours de sa traversée...

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: The Sounds Around Us
Thu Feb 09, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Discover new music in strange places. How do we encounter sound and music in our own backyard? These playful deep listening exercises foster one's own innate abilities to hear and cultivate your personal sonic environment....