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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. Drop in and make music! All ages....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Tue Mar 13
Wed Mar 14
Thu Mar 15
Fri Mar 16
Icon of the event SoundMakers: 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 Chinese Brush Painting
Sat May 05, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Join us for Asian Heritage Month and learn the skillful and ancient art of Chinese Brush painting. Adults, older adults, and teens are welcome. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required, and is limited to 25 par...

Icon of the event Friday Night Movie
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a movie Friday evenings at Parkdale Library. Fun for the whole family! Please call the branch to find out movie titles. Sometimes movies start at 5:30. Please call the branch to confirm. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 16
Fri Mar 23
Fri Apr 13
Icon of the event L'ONF Celebre La Francophonie....Partout au Canada
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Cinema D'Animation et Jeu Pour Les Petits et les Grands, 8 -99 ans....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come join us in discovering poetry! All are welcome who are interested in learning about, sharing and discussing diverse collections of poetry. Come prepared to share a favourite poem. The first Wednesday of every month.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 07
Wed Apr 04
Wed May 02
Wed Jun 06
Icon of the event Chinese Tea Ceremony
Thu May 24, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Demonstration of the traditional Chinese Kongfu tea ceremony. Come for tea tasting and learn how to prepare tea using a basic teapot. Registration required. For more information or to register, call 416-396-8935.

Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy, stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required. All ages and experience levels welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 17
Sat Apr 21
Sat May 19
Sat Jun 16
Icon of the event Live in the Library: Polky Village Band
Fri Mar 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Polky Village Band takes you on a musical journey to Poland, bringing their shared passion for the unique and enigmatic style of Central and Eastern-European folk music to life with accordions, violins, clarinets, tsymbaly, d...

Icon of the event Stories Without Borders: Stories for Social Justice
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Professional storyteller Jaimie Oliviero will tell stories with the theme Stories for Social Justice. Jaimie is a Winnipeg-based children's author, storyteller, and peace activist. He has performed in festivals around the wor...