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Icon of the event Family Film:  Ferdinand (2017)
Thu Jul 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure. ...

Icon of the event Family Film: Peter Rabbit (2018)
Thu Jul 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Feature adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer's vegetable garden. (PG: 1hr 35min)

Icon of the event Family Film:  Coco (2018)
Thu Jul 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Despite his family's baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorf...

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 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...

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 Toronto Kenjutsu Classical Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 12, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Toronto Kenjutsu practices an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. This art was the first martial art ever designated an Intangible Cultural Asset by the Japanese government.

Icon of the event STAR WARS PARTY: May the Fourth
Fri May 04, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Calling all padawans and jedis-in-training! ...

Icon of the event Kids Rock! Ukulele Jam
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Kids aged 8 - 13: ...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 12
Thu Apr 19
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 03