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Icon of the event Canada Drums Hands-on Workshop
Sat Aug 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Celebrating drumming cultures and Canada with West African Djembe! Join us for this hands-on workshop for kids (ages 6-13). Presented by Bolokelen Malinke Percussion....

Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation examines some of the highlights of the Archives of Ontario's extensive photograph collections, and explains how these records are managed and preserved. It showcases photographs produced by Ontario governmen...

Icon of the event Summer Friday Films: Boss Baby
Fri Aug 11, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

During the TD Summer Reading Club, come and watch Boss Baby!...

Icon of the event Hands on Exotics: Great White North Adventure
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come and see animals from Hands on Exotics!...

Icon of the event Summer Friday Films: Smurfs: The Lost Village
Fri Aug 04, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

During the TD Summer Reading Club, come and watch Smurfs: The Lost Village!...

Icon of the event Summer Friday Films: The LEGO Batman Movie
Fri Jul 28, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

During the TD Summer Reading Club, come and watch The LEGO Batman Movie!...

Icon of the event (Ab)Original Stories From Down Under
Fri Jul 21, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Larry Brandy is an Aboriginal performer from Australia. He comes from the Wiradjuri Nation in New South Wales. He is passionate about sharing his culture with all ages. In his performance participants become emus, kangaroos a...

Icon of the event The Hiss-story of Snakes
Mon Jul 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Get ready to slide and slither with snakes this Summer! Get your questions ready for expert David Kondo, as he brings along his expertise and the opportunity to meet a live snake at the library!...

Icon of the event Summer Friday Films: Zootopia
Fri Jul 14, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

During the TD Summer Reading Club, come and watch Zootopia!...

Icon of the event Accessing and Preserving Your Family Heirlooms
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation is of particular interest to genealogical researchers and explores best practices for storing personal treasures with a focus on paper records. Participants will learn how to care for their family history do...