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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Todmorden Mills visits Maryvale branch
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maryvale

Try out historic toys and make your own old-fashioned plaything to take home! Drop-in. Children's area.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Spadina Museum visits Maria A. Shchuka branch
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Discover 1920s Toronto! Using objects from the collection, staff of Spadina Museum will guide you through an exploration of this interesting time in our history. Call 416-394-1000 or visit the branch to register.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: The Toronto Zoo visits Gerrard/Ashdale branch
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we?ve been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub; TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...

Icon of the event Artist in Residence Concert
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Enjoy an afternoon of free music and light refreshments....

Icon of the event Armchair Travel
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Hillcrest

Join us for this charming travel slide presentation with raconteur Irwin Patterson. Ancient Southern France will be the topic of discussion.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Enjoy a P.A. Day Movie....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie:  Angry Birds
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come in and enjoy a PA Day movie! Find out why the birds are so angry. When an island populated by happy, flightless birds is visited by mysterious green piggies, it's up to three unlikely outcasts - Red, Chuck and Bomb - to...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Centre for Communication and Poetry Research
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

The Centre for Communication and Poetry Research is a pop-up research centre where participants are invited to read poems to strangers over the phone. Drop-in to participate. If you would like to receive a phone call from the...

Icon of the event Artists on the Edge: Creative Madness
Thu Nov 17, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Creativity and madness have often been linked. We will have a look at the images created by some of the more unusual artists in the history of art. Bosch, van der Goes, Gericault, Ensor, Richard Dadd, Munch, Van Gogh, Gauguin...

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Nov 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Race". Rated PG-13, 2hr 14mins. Stars: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis & Eli Goree.