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Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Paddington 2
Fri Jun 29, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

On P.A. Day come and watch ...

Icon of the event Power Kids:  DIY Kaleidoscopes
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Mirrors are an important visual element in Kader Attia?s artwork. Inspired by his interest in mirrors and fragmentation, we will construct our own DIY kaleidoscopes and look at the world with a new perspective!...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Physical Arts Workshop
10:00 am - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join dance artist Yvonne Ng and Canadian author Erin Robinsong in this collaborative art making and creative play workshop where connections between movement and literacy will be explored through improvisation, sound exercise...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 08
Sat Jun 09
Icon of the event PA Day: Magic Workshop
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Weston

Award winning magician & entertainer, WonderPhil will be at the Weston Library to WOW THE CROWD! ...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Ferdinand
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

On PA Day come and watch ...

Icon of the event Imagining technology: the genius of J. M. W. Turner's
Thu May 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Join Professor Duffy to discuss J. M. W. Turner's ...

Icon of the event Henna Tattoo Workshop
Sat May 26, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with Hina Yasir. Learn about the history of Henna Art and get your own henna tattoo!...

Icon of the event Lost and Found: Orphan 32 Goes Home
Tue May 22, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Two year old Thanh Campbell was one of 57 war orphans rescued from Vietnam in 1975. As part of Operation Babylift, these children were flown out of Saigon, brought to Toronto, and adopted into Canadian families. They were bro...

Icon of the event Discover Japan: Kimono Demonstration and Hands on Calligraphy
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

The Kimono is a traditional Japanese costume, now worn only for special occasions such as weddings, tea ceremonies, formal parties, and festivals. Join us to learn about the history of the Kimono as well as a hands-on demonst...

Icon of the event In concert with Pingxin Xu ? Master of yangqin (Chinese dulcimer)
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The first to hold a master degree in Yangqin Performance in China, and the youngest professor in that country, Pingxin Xu has introduced his Chinese dulcimer to hundreds of thousands of amazed audiences from all over the worl...