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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Ababa Tesfaye
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Albion

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Join us to hear legendary Et...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Michael Parent
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Visiting from Maine, Michael...

Icon of the event Thrilling Tales: A Storytime for Adults
1:30 pm - 2:25 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Love a good story? Sit back, relax and escape from the everyday as we bring you gripping short stories and oral tales. Just bring ears, imagination, and less than an hour of your time....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 12
Thu Mar 12
Thu Apr 09
Icon of the event HALF: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son: Documentary Screening and Discussion
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Yorkville

Join us for a screening of the documehtary "HALF: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son." Vincent Lee was born to a Chinese father and a Jamaican mother. At the age of five he was sent to China where he endured a life of hardsh...

Icon of the event Half: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son -- with Film Director Jeanette Kong
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Please join us for this public screening of Jeanette Kong's documentary follwed by a Q&A with the director herself!...

Icon of the event Paint with ME
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Using acrylic and canvas mediums, Erin Reece will guide each participant step by step to recreate her rendition of the classic "The Scream" by Edvard Munich....

Icon of the event Super Sarah
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albion

Super Sarah is a high energy female magician with a funny and interactive show. Drop-in only. No registration required.

Icon of the event Valentine's Day Story-time and Craft
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Jones

Celebrate Valentine's Day with the whole family!

Icon of the event Bob the Magician
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Yorkville

An entertaining one man magic show combining side-splitting comedy, visual magic and lots of participation for kids. Registration required in person or by phone: 416-393-7660.

Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Jones

Come and join us for a family-fun puppet show! Title TBA. Call branch for more details (416-393-7715).