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Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Looking for something to do on your P.A. Day? Come and watch a fun movie at the library! We will be watching "How to Train Your Dragon 2". This movie is rated PG. No registration required. Groups must call ahead to check spac...

Icon of the event Friday Night French Conversation Circle Parlez-vous Fran├žais?
6:15 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Practice your French conversation skills at Brentwood Library! Interact with our knowledgeable teachers, make new friends, and learn to speak French with confidence....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 04
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry with Annie Wong - #1 Tuesday Evenings
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for experimental and hands-on poetry workshops. Learn, collaborate and have fun with different forms of expression. Call 416-395-5710 to register....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Icon of the event East End Storytellers Group
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Open to storytellers of all levels including those just learning to share and tell stories. Story-listeners are also welcome. Share your love of stories and storytelling with others in a supportive environment. All are welcom...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 19
Wed Nov 16
Wed Dec 21
Icon of the event Drive-In Movie
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 6:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Humberwood

Start your engines and pull up into the Humberwood Branch parking lot after hours to watch The Jungle Book (2016). No registration required. Feel free to bring a lawn chair for a front row seat.

Icon of the event Culture Days: Spirit of Africa
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Come to experience the Spirit of Africa through rhythm and movement. This interactive and exciting workshop uses dance movement, music and song to tell the story of the African people. Have fun!

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Weston branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Weston

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  The Little Prince (2015)
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

A little girl lives in a very grown-up world with her mother, who tries to prepare her for it. Her neighbor, the Aviator, introduces the girl to an extraordinary world where anything is possible, the world of the Little Prin...

Icon of the event The Roses in My Carpets
Thu Oct 13, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

October is Islamic History Month. Please join us for a story telling event to commemorate the occasion. Barbara Frum is please to present Rukhsana Khan, a children's author and storyteller, who will perform The Roses in My Ca...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Kennedy/Eglinton branch
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Did you know that clay is a type of soil? You can find it in many places, usually along a river bank or in a stream. Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and paddle out of clay.