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Icon of the event Christmas Caroling and Puppet Show
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Cliffcrest

Sing holiday classics and watch "The Elves and the Shoemaker" puppet show.

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 07
Wed Dec 14
Wed Dec 21
Icon of the event Community Art Exhibition: Opening Night
Wed Dec 07, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join us and Artist in the Library Amy Wong for a special event celebrating the artistic works and talents of children, youth, and adults in the community....

Icon of the event Cartoons and Comics Workshop With Tim Comrie (Age 8-12)
Tue Dec 06, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a free workshop on Cartoons and Comics basics with grahic artist Tim Comrie...

Icon of the event Japanese Appetizer Making with Chef Shoji
Mon Dec 05, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Just in time for the holidays, Chef Shoji leads a hand-on session where you will learn to make Japanese-style appetizers....

Icon of the event Final Steelband Recital and Community Symposium
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Join us for performances by our steelband program participants and learn about how to get involved in Toronto's vibrant steelpan community....

Icon of the event Tree Trimming Party!
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Come to Jones and help us trim our holiday tree and make some fun crafts to take home!

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - The Secret Life of Pets
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 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 P.A. Day Movie: Rise of the Guardians
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come in and enjoy a PA Day movie! When the evil spirit Pitch launches an assault on Earth, the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Secret Life of Pets
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

A terrier named Max's quiet life is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray, who Max instantly dislikes. Rated: PG 1hr 25min