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Check out our Southern Ontario Events Calendar for lots of interesting and fun events and activities for local families in Durham Region, the Greater Toronto Area, York, Peel, Hamilton-Halton, the Kawarthas, Niagara and more...

Mommy, Baby & Friends

Description

Small support group for mommies and babies. Judgement-free space to chat, get out of the house and meet other mommies with your baby.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

TRIVIA TUESDAY!

Description

Toronto's new pub trivia night has just launched in the historic Distillery District. Test your knowledge and challenge your friends every Tuesday at Flipside Donuts Cafe & Bar. Flipside's Trivia Night is the perfect weekday evening out, the short and exciting quiz game is fun for all levels and ages, as well as, a great warm-up event for teams who play elsewhere in the city later in the week. Event Details: Name: Trivia Night Date: Every Tuesday until November Time: 7pm (Registration starts at 6:30pm as seating is limited) Location: Flipside Donuts Cafe & Bar Address: 12 Case Goods Lane, Distillery District, Toronto Event information : • Bar service and mini donuts! • Six categories of trivia divided into three rounds • Teams of 4 or less • Be prepared for some anagrams and news items • Prizes! Hints and more details can be found on Flipside's website or Facebook page.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Infant Hearing Clinic

Description

[Caregivers with children 4 months and under] Newcastle Branch, Study Suite Alternate Wednesdays, from September 11th to December 18th 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Advanced registration required for each 15 minute session through the Markham Stouffville Hospital at 1-888-703-5437 x4. Children develop speech and language skills by listening and imitating those around them, but these skills may be delayed in the case of deafness or hearing loss. Sign up your infant for a screening if you have hearing-related concerns, and learn about the follow-up services available to your family. Presented in partnership with Markham Stouffville Hospital, the lead agency for the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Reading Rangers

Description

[Ages 6 to 9] Bowmanville Branch Thursdays, October 17th to December 12th 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Advanced registration required for nine-week session; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. No charge. Encourage your children to discover how much fun reading can be! Reading Rangers is a literacy program for children in grades 1 to 3 who need help with reading or are reluctant readers. We pair children one-on-one with student volunteers who help them practice reading skills and play fun literacy games. Please note that this program is intended to improve literacy skills and interest in reading; it does not teach children how to read. Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

PA Day Fun!

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Join us for the PA Day to paint with 10% off our regular priced pieces. Tons of pieces to choose from; something for everyone! It's a great time to get started on Holiday Gifts. We will be offering our Ornament Palooza too! Make from Clay for the best deal, as low as $1.66 each!! Choose ornaments pre-made for as low as $5 each when you buy 3. Clay and Ornament deals are priced per person. Walk-ins Welcome!!

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

C_Wonder Library Workshop

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The c_wonder Library Workshops promote STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education. These workshops focus on the engineering design process and critical thinking. Each workshop will present new learning and problem solving and will allow children to explore different concepts such as coding, robotics, circuits, design thinking and so much more. In partnership with Ontario Tech Engineering Outreach. Drop In. Ages 7-12.

Pickering's Santa Claus Parade

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The Kinsmen & Kinette Club of Pickering celebrates their 51st Annual Santa Claus Parade. Community groups, schools, sports groups, business and volunteer organizations are invited to submit applications to enter floats, performance groups or walking groups for the Parade. Applications will be available in September. Deadline is November 8, 2019. For additional questions about participating in the parade, please contact Doug from the Kinsmen & Kinette Club. Parade Route: Glenanna Road between Dixie Road and Pickering Parkway.

Downtown Desserts & Culture Tour

Description

Enjoy the sweeter side of Toronto! In a food-obsessed city like Toronto, there's no shortage of places to indulge your taste buds for scrumptious desserts. Stroll through the heart of Kensington Market, Old Chinatown and the trendy Queen West neighbourhood, to visit a selection of restaurants to specialty bakeries and boutiques shops that are making the sweet stuff centre stage. You'll have the opportunity to enjoy tastings such as artisan chocolates, Belgian waffles, Asian-inspired gelato, gourmet popcorn, macarons, and more. Get to know some of the history and background of these unique creations with your local guide. Along the way, explore some fascinating landmarks and public art spaces for a perfect photogenic backdrop to a sweet adventure. This tour is perfect for birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, girls' weekends, couples, date nights, or any other sweet celebration. Families welcome. Free admission for children under six! What's included: 6 generous tastings Cost: $55.00 + taxes For more and to get tickets, visit: savourtoronto.com

Art Foundations Class for Kids at Winged Canvas Art Hub

Description

Kids will grow their creative thinking and technical art skills in this one-of-a-kind mixed art class that covers a variety of mediums and art styles. The instructors will introduce an art concept or material each week and work with students step by step to create meaningful artwork. Classes are small, so each student gets one-on-one guidance and time with the instructor. This is an ongoing class. Join anytime! All materials are included.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Digital Art for Kids

Description

Break out your tablet, laptop or iPad and explore art beyond paper! Our beginner-friendly Digital Art class for kids will teach techniques such as digital drawing & painting, simple pixel art, cartooning, and how to draw realistic people. This is an ongoing class so you can join anytime!

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Mommy, Baby & Friends

Description

Small support group for mommies and babies. Judgement-free space to chat, get out of the house and meet other mommies with your baby.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

TRIVIA TUESDAY!

Description

Toronto's new pub trivia night has just launched in the historic Distillery District. Test your knowledge and challenge your friends every Tuesday at Flipside Donuts Cafe & Bar. Flipside's Trivia Night is the perfect weekday evening out, the short and exciting quiz game is fun for all levels and ages, as well as, a great warm-up event for teams who play elsewhere in the city later in the week. Event Details: Name: Trivia Night Date: Every Tuesday until November Time: 7pm (Registration starts at 6:30pm as seating is limited) Location: Flipside Donuts Cafe & Bar Address: 12 Case Goods Lane, Distillery District, Toronto Event information : • Bar service and mini donuts! • Six categories of trivia divided into three rounds • Teams of 4 or less • Be prepared for some anagrams and news items • Prizes! Hints and more details can be found on Flipside's website or Facebook page.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Reading Rangers

Description

[Ages 6 to 9] Bowmanville Branch Thursdays, October 17th to December 12th 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Advanced registration required for nine-week session; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. No charge. Encourage your children to discover how much fun reading can be! Reading Rangers is a literacy program for children in grades 1 to 3 who need help with reading or are reluctant readers. We pair children one-on-one with student volunteers who help them practice reading skills and play fun literacy games. Please note that this program is intended to improve literacy skills and interest in reading; it does not teach children how to read. Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Pickering Tree Lighting and Fireworks

Description

Free family event including the annual tree lighting, a visit from Santa, holiday crafts, rides, fireworks and live entertainment for both children and adults. Food donations for St. Paul's Food bank will be accepted at this event.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Santa's Magical Arrival

Description

Celebrate the magic of the season with us with a fun and whimsical performance that magically welcomes Santa to Bridlewood Mall for the holidays.

Downtown Desserts & Culture Tour

Description

Enjoy the sweeter side of Toronto! In a food-obsessed city like Toronto, there's no shortage of places to indulge your taste buds for scrumptious desserts. Stroll through the heart of Kensington Market, Old Chinatown and the trendy Queen West neighbourhood, to visit a selection of restaurants to specialty bakeries and boutiques shops that are making the sweet stuff centre stage. You'll have the opportunity to enjoy tastings such as artisan chocolates, Belgian waffles, Asian-inspired gelato, gourmet popcorn, macarons, and more. Get to know some of the history and background of these unique creations with your local guide. Along the way, explore some fascinating landmarks and public art spaces for a perfect photogenic backdrop to a sweet adventure. This tour is perfect for birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, girls' weekends, couples, date nights, or any other sweet celebration. Families welcome. Free admission for children under six! What's included: 6 generous tastings Cost: $55.00 + taxes For more and to get tickets, visit: savourtoronto.com

Art Foundations Class for Kids at Winged Canvas Art Hub

Description

Kids will grow their creative thinking and technical art skills in this one-of-a-kind mixed art class that covers a variety of mediums and art styles. The instructors will introduce an art concept or material each week and work with students step by step to create meaningful artwork. Classes are small, so each student gets one-on-one guidance and time with the instructor. This is an ongoing class. Join anytime! All materials are included.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Christmas in the Village

Description

Visit with the inhabitants of the pioneer village as they share their holiday customs. Enjoy Scottish Hogmanay, Welsh traditions, Victorian Christmas celebrations, Squire Jonathan’s Christmas Ball, and a walk in the woods to see how Pickering’s first settlers struggled in the wilderness. Backwoods Players presents the “Duffins Creek Sunday School Pageant” free with admission. Special Admission fees apply.

Digital Art for Kids

Description

Break out your tablet, laptop or iPad and explore art beyond paper! Our beginner-friendly Digital Art class for kids will teach techniques such as digital drawing & painting, simple pixel art, cartooning, and how to draw realistic people. This is an ongoing class so you can join anytime!

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Mommy, Baby & Friends

Description

Small support group for mommies and babies. Judgement-free space to chat, get out of the house and meet other mommies with your baby.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Infant Hearing Clinic

Description

[Caregivers with children 4 months and under] Newcastle Branch, Study Suite Alternate Wednesdays, from September 11th to December 18th 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Advanced registration required for each 15 minute session through the Markham Stouffville Hospital at 1-888-703-5437 x4. Children develop speech and language skills by listening and imitating those around them, but these skills may be delayed in the case of deafness or hearing loss. Sign up your infant for a screening if you have hearing-related concerns, and learn about the follow-up services available to your family. Presented in partnership with Markham Stouffville Hospital, the lead agency for the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Reading Rangers

Description

[Ages 6 to 9] Bowmanville Branch Thursdays, October 17th to December 12th 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Advanced registration required for nine-week session; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. No charge. Encourage your children to discover how much fun reading can be! Reading Rangers is a literacy program for children in grades 1 to 3 who need help with reading or are reluctant readers. We pair children one-on-one with student volunteers who help them practice reading skills and play fun literacy games. Please note that this program is intended to improve literacy skills and interest in reading; it does not teach children how to read. Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

PA Day Cooking Camps

Description

No School? Let Rooks to Cooks keep your kids busy in the kitchen! Each PA day camp program features brand new recipes inspired by the season and developed to engage your child in a fun, educational and tasty way while they’re outside of the classroom. Children will learn to cook a hearty meal with seasonal veggies and fruits. They will make their own lunches and bring home a sweet treat to share with family too! * Cost is $105 * 3 locations to choose from * Ideal for ages 7 and up * TIME: 9:00am to 4:00 pm * Limited spots, please register soon! Check out our program offerings at three (3) GTA locations: • Bathurst & Lawrence: Asbury & West United Church, 3180 Bathurst St. • Midtown: First Unitarian Congregation, 175 St. Clair Ave. W. • North York: Lansing United Church, 49 Bogert Ave.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Lamplight Tour

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Oshawa, ON, - October 17, 2019 – The Lamplight tour is a time-honoured tradition at the Oshawa Museum. Our signature event allows visitors young and old to tour through the Museum homes that we decorate to reflect a Victorian Christmas. Oil lamps provide the only light in Henry House and looks just as the Henry family would have lit their home back in the 1800s. The Durham Storytellers are narrating, “The Ballad of Jennie’s Wedding”; her tale of getting married in Henry House in 1873. Victorian style is everywhere – clothing, music, food, and gift ideas! Be sure to leave enough time for photos with Father Christmas! Museum photographers will be on hand in the Drive Shed by Henry House to snap pics and post them on Facebook where you can share with family and friends. Visitors will also see Robinson House and its latest exhibit, The Vintage Catwalk, while still experiencing some holiday flare! Two thousand nineteen marks the second year of the Lamplight Mini Market in Robinson House. Featured artisans include Jennuinely Unique Knits, J.L. Webster Creations, Dolls Adorned & More and Rock Jewelry Designs. Stop into Guy House where you can listen to ghost stories, also from the Durham Storytellers – a common Victorian Christmas tradition! Cider, hot chocolate and popcorn are available; dress up like a Victorian and shop in our Museum Shop! This year the Museum is also collecting food and toy donations for Simcoe Hall Settlement House’s Christmas Food and Toy Drive Join us for all of the festivities on Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 6 – 8 pm. Tickets are $5 per person and can be purchased online at Eventbrite.ca or at any of the Museum homes that night.

Downtown Desserts & Culture Tour

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Enjoy the sweeter side of Toronto! In a food-obsessed city like Toronto, there's no shortage of places to indulge your taste buds for scrumptious desserts. Stroll through the heart of Kensington Market, Old Chinatown and the trendy Queen West neighbourhood, to visit a selection of restaurants to specialty bakeries and boutiques shops that are making the sweet stuff centre stage. You'll have the opportunity to enjoy tastings such as artisan chocolates, Belgian waffles, Asian-inspired gelato, gourmet popcorn, macarons, and more. Get to know some of the history and background of these unique creations with your local guide. Along the way, explore some fascinating landmarks and public art spaces for a perfect photogenic backdrop to a sweet adventure. This tour is perfect for birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, girls' weekends, couples, date nights, or any other sweet celebration. Families welcome. Free admission for children under six! What's included: 6 generous tastings Cost: $55.00 + taxes For more and to get tickets, visit: savourtoronto.com

Art Foundations Class for Kids at Winged Canvas Art Hub

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Kids will grow their creative thinking and technical art skills in this one-of-a-kind mixed art class that covers a variety of mediums and art styles. The instructors will introduce an art concept or material each week and work with students step by step to create meaningful artwork. Classes are small, so each student gets one-on-one guidance and time with the instructor. This is an ongoing class. Join anytime! All materials are included.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

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THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

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Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Christmas by Candlelight

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Get into the merriment of the season with a traditional Pioneer Christmas. Join along in a carol sing, shop in the Christmas market, enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, meet Father Christmas and more. On Sunday, witness a live nativity. Delight in the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season!

Children's Old Fashioned Christmas

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The Scugog Shores Museum Village will be holding the Children’s Old-Fashioned Christmas on Sunday, December 8 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Step back in time and tour through the historic village, traditionally decorated for the holidays with evergreen boughs, bright ribbons and berries. Children will be engaged in activities throughout the village. Visit with Santa Claus and his elf, create unique ornaments to hang on your tree, decorate traditional Victorian Christmas Cards, visit with the blacksmith and print shop and explore the Museum Village on a holiday scavenger hunt. Hot chocolate and apple cider will be served in throughout the day. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for students and $2.50 for seniors. Children 12 & under are $2, or FREE with a non-perishable food donation for Operation Scugog. Cash only please.

Pool Players Who Care Fundraiser

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Join us for a fun afternoon of pool for our “Pool Players Who Care Fundraiser” to support a great cause. There will be a speed pool contest, door prizes, raffles, 50/50 draw, silent auction and more, at Petrina’s Taps & Billiards on Sunday December 8, 2019 from 3pm – 7pm. Proceeds will benefit the Carion Fenn Foundation, a registered charity that provides support, education and resources through various community programs such as: Mental Health Forum, Mental Health Symposium, Health & Wellness Expo, 24-hour Online Support Network, Youth & Seniors Programs and Health 180 with Carion Fenn on Rogers TV Durham. Entry: $30 Prizes include: Pool Party for 25 people Free Counselling Sessions And More! Register at : https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/pool-players-who-care-fundraiser-tickets-77165306509?aff=ebdssbeac Let’s show that pool players care about the community! (Pool players of all skills levels are invited to join). Please share this pool fundraiser with family, friends and contacts, to support the Carion Fenn Foundation. Together We Are Stronger® Visit www.carionfenn.org for more information. Thank you.

Digital Art for Kids

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Break out your tablet, laptop or iPad and explore art beyond paper! Our beginner-friendly Digital Art class for kids will teach techniques such as digital drawing & painting, simple pixel art, cartooning, and how to draw realistic people. This is an ongoing class so you can join anytime!

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Christmas by Candlelight

Description

Get into the merriment of the season with a traditional Pioneer Christmas. Join along in a carol sing, shop in the Christmas market, enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, meet Father Christmas and more. On Sunday, witness a live nativity. Delight in the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season!

Mommy, Baby & Friends

Description

Small support group for mommies and babies. Judgement-free space to chat, get out of the house and meet other mommies with your baby.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Reading Rangers

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[Ages 6 to 9] Bowmanville Branch Thursdays, October 17th to December 12th 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Advanced registration required for nine-week session; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. No charge. Encourage your children to discover how much fun reading can be! Reading Rangers is a literacy program for children in grades 1 to 3 who need help with reading or are reluctant readers. We pair children one-on-one with student volunteers who help them practice reading skills and play fun literacy games. Please note that this program is intended to improve literacy skills and interest in reading; it does not teach children how to read. Please note that caregivers of children under the age of 10 must be present in the Library for the duration of the program.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Downtown Desserts & Culture Tour

Description

Enjoy the sweeter side of Toronto! In a food-obsessed city like Toronto, there's no shortage of places to indulge your taste buds for scrumptious desserts. Stroll through the heart of Kensington Market, Old Chinatown and the trendy Queen West neighbourhood, to visit a selection of restaurants to specialty bakeries and boutiques shops that are making the sweet stuff centre stage. You'll have the opportunity to enjoy tastings such as artisan chocolates, Belgian waffles, Asian-inspired gelato, gourmet popcorn, macarons, and more. Get to know some of the history and background of these unique creations with your local guide. Along the way, explore some fascinating landmarks and public art spaces for a perfect photogenic backdrop to a sweet adventure. This tour is perfect for birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, girls' weekends, couples, date nights, or any other sweet celebration. Families welcome. Free admission for children under six! What's included: 6 generous tastings Cost: $55.00 + taxes For more and to get tickets, visit: savourtoronto.com

Art Foundations Class for Kids at Winged Canvas Art Hub

Description

Kids will grow their creative thinking and technical art skills in this one-of-a-kind mixed art class that covers a variety of mediums and art styles. The instructors will introduce an art concept or material each week and work with students step by step to create meaningful artwork. Classes are small, so each student gets one-on-one guidance and time with the instructor. This is an ongoing class. Join anytime! All materials are included.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Decorate a Tree for the Birds

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Help decorate an evergreen tree in High Park with handmade pine cone bird feeders and edible garlands for the birds. Hike through the woods and learn how to feed chickadees from the palm of your hand, search the skies for soaring hawks and discover how birds like cardinals, nuthatches and woodpeckers survive the winter

Happy Holidays from the McMichael

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Celebrate the festive season in French, Canadian, and Maritime style with special exhibitions, art workshops and performances for the whole family as the McMichael transforms into a magical winter wonderland. This event is free with gallery admission.

Digital Art for Kids

Description

Break out your tablet, laptop or iPad and explore art beyond paper! Our beginner-friendly Digital Art class for kids will teach techniques such as digital drawing & painting, simple pixel art, cartooning, and how to draw realistic people. This is an ongoing class so you can join anytime!

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Decorate a Tree for the Birds

Description

Help decorate an evergreen tree in High Park with handmade pine cone bird feeders and edible garlands for the birds. Hike through the woods and learn how to feed chickadees from the palm of your hand, search the skies for soaring hawks and discover how birds like cardinals, nuthatches and woodpeckers survive the winter

Mommy, Baby & Friends

Description

Small support group for mommies and babies. Judgement-free space to chat, get out of the house and meet other mommies with your baby.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.

Infant Hearing Clinic

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[Caregivers with children 4 months and under] Newcastle Branch, Study Suite Alternate Wednesdays, from September 11th to December 18th 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Advanced registration required for each 15 minute session through the Markham Stouffville Hospital at 1-888-703-5437 x4. Children develop speech and language skills by listening and imitating those around them, but these skills may be delayed in the case of deafness or hearing loss. Sign up your infant for a screening if you have hearing-related concerns, and learn about the follow-up services available to your family. Presented in partnership with Markham Stouffville Hospital, the lead agency for the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program.

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

Description

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO CANADIAN PREMIERE • HOLIDAY MUSICAL MAINSTAGE • Nov. 11, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Recommended for Ages 5 & up Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram Book by Brian Hill Directed by Sheila McCarthy This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. Multi-award-winning actor Sheila McCarthy returns to YPT after more than 35 years to direct the Canadian premiere of this magical adaptation.

Aurora Winter Festival

Description

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019 Aurora Winter Festival comes to life for a second consecutive year. Tickets are now on sale now for the highly-anticipated festival taking place from Friday, November 22, 2019 through to Sunday, January 5, 2020. This magical winter wonderland features four distinct mystical worlds for guests to explore, as well as enchanting characters, stunning light installations, fabulous food experiences, marketplaces, amusement rides and more. Inspired by the breathtaking beauty of the northern lights, the Aurora Winter Festival features entertainment and interactive experiences that will delight people of all ages and backgrounds.