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Icon of the event Toronto Kenjutsu Classical Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 12, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Toronto Kenjutsu practices an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. This art was the first martial art ever designated an Intangible Cultural Asset by the Japanese government....

Icon of the event Mother - Asian Movie Month
Thu May 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A mother desperately tries to overturn her son's murder conviction,and find the killer who set him up in this ironic comedy-drama. Korean with English subtitles. Drop in. Rated 18A

Icon of the event Word Art into Poetry
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

We will construct an original poem from a Word Art project and photo-document the results for social media. Possible mediums include paint, fabric, and stamps. Your own ideas are welcome but there will also be materials provi...

Icon of the event Singing Ourselves Home (A Ukulele Workshop)
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join Annie Sun for a Ukulele Workshop featuring songs in Mandarin. Bring your own Ukulele....

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 07
Sat Apr 14
Sat Apr 21
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Icon of the event La La Land - movie
Thu Apr 05, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Let Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone dance and sing their way into your heart as they pursue their dreams in L.A. Drop in. Rated PG.

Icon of the event The Long Goodbye - movie
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Based on a Raymond chandler novel, it is updated to the early 1970's. Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife but is drawn into a double cross. drop-in. Rating: Restricted.

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Jim and the Beanstalk
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Lillian H. Smith

What if Jack wasn't the only one to climb the beanstalk? This story from author Raymond Briggs brings a new generation to an old tale with humour, math, and imagination. Ages 4+...

Icon of the event Improv with Bad Dog Theatre
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

An introduction to the creative world of improv theatre from the instructors at Bad Dog Theatre. Have fun in a supportive environment as you learn the basic terminology & skills of improvisation. Come out if you're a performe...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Paper Bag Princess
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and join us for a puppet show based on the beloved Robert Munsch book! Princess Elizabeth rescues snobbish Prince Ronald from a dragon, and then decides not to marry him after all. The puppet show will be followed by a s...