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Icon of the event Knit & Crochet Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Join our Knit & Crochet Circle on Tuesdays 3:30-5:30 pm (Periodical Lounge).


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 12
Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble
Thu Feb 08, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: York Woods

Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble will perform traditional African dances. Recommended for Grades 3 and up, limited seating in the theatre. Classes and groups of 10 or more must register by calling 416-395-5980 or email ywkids@t...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2018 winter session will host musicians, authors, explorers and more, do...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 18
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 15
Icon of the event Clay Creations
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Learn to create with clay. Participants will create 3-D artwork using hand-building techniques. Once the clay has been fired, they will paint their sculptures using underglazes. Ages 6-12. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-10...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movies
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a feature film on your PA Day! Limited space in Room 2. First come, first served. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event Urban Folk Art Salon
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant Library presents Urban Folk Art Salon. With host Gannon Hamilton; featuring poets, singers and songwriters.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 29
Icon of the event March Break Madness: Movie
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Drop in and enjoy a feature film with the whole family in our theatre! Groups of 10 or more please register. For children ages 0-12 and their caregiver.

Icon of the event New Year's Eve at Noon!
Sat Dec 30, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Who needs to wait until midnight - celebrate New Year's Eve early! Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to celebrate the new year with a craft, activities, and a countdown to noon....

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble Present: The History of Haiti
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Haiti is one of, if not the most important islands in the Caribbean. Its history is one that is a series of powerful stories, of peoples who have struggled with the most basic concept of humanity. That is; that all men and wo...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 08
Fri Feb 09
Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This exciting program challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally. This presentation is...