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Icon of the event The LEGO Batman Movie!
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring your own snacks for a fun-filled animated film the whole family can enjoy!...

Icon of the event Friday Family Movie: Frozen
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Join us on the last Friday of December for a fun, family film: Frozen! Bring a snack and enjoy a free movie on the big screen. Children must be supervised by a parent or caregiver....

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Tournament
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Drop in and enter our PlayStation 4 Tournaments. Whether you're an experienced gamer, or just starting out, Teen Gaming is sure to be a blast. You might even end up on our Gaming Wall of Fame!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 20
Wed Jan 17
Wed Jan 31
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 Cave of Forgotten Dreams
Tue Jan 16, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Director, Werner Herzog gains exclusive access to film inside the Chauvet Caves of Southern France. Known for its Palaeolithic cave paintings dated between 30,000 and 33,000 years ago (with one exception), and declared a UNES...

Icon of the event Comics/Komiks Meet-Up
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A regular workspace for those wishing to network, create and bring their comics/komiks to completion. Some materials will be provided by the library but please bring your own equipment and a sample of your work or work in pr...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 18
Mon Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Come join the fun on this magical musical adventure with Mystic Drumz performing, "The Path to the Popsicle Palace." For ages 0-12. Groups of 10 or more must register in advance.

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 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 The Sentimentalists
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

More than just Magic! The Sentimentalists are two mind readers who get into your head and really tell you what you are thinking. Witness the impossible as Steffi Kay and Mysterion tell you things that only you know.