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Icon of the event Annual Holiday Shindig!
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

Come to Jones for our annual Holiday Shindig where we will sing songs and read stories that the whole family will enjoy!

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event Winter Open House
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Richview

Join us at the Richview Library for an afternoon filled with winter themed crafts, activities, games and more! This event is an all ages event and no registration is required....

Icon of the event Petunia's Christmas Puppet Show
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Dawes Road

Can Petunia save Charles the gander from the cooking pot? Candy canes for the audience.

Icon of the event Star Wars Fan Day
Fri Dec 16, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Come celebrate with us during our Star Wars themed day! Enjoy crafts, activities and even a light saber battle! Feel free to get dressed up in your favourite Star Wars character.

Icon of the event Holiday Storytime From Around The World
Fri Dec 16, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

(All Ages) Join us for a wonderful storytime from around the world! Let's celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas and Kwanzaa! Drop-in, no registration required. Main Floor, Story Room.

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry Festival
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for an evening celebrating and sharing dynamic and diverse artistic poetic creativity. For more information, call 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Hello, My Name is Doris". Rated R, 1hr 35mins. Stars: Sally Field, Max Greenfield, Tyne Daly.

Icon of the event Tuesday Docs
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Abandoned industrial buildings and structures in Canada. Includes decaying factories, decommissioned power stations, storm drains, and other places of interest to urban explorers and industrial archaeologists.

Icon of the event Author Talk: David Balzer
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Join critic David Balzer, author of "Curationism: How Curating Took Over The Art World And Everything Else," for a trip through art history and around the globe to explore the cult of curation - where it began, how it came to...