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Icon of the event Afterschool Games
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Teens and Children can drop-in to enjoy some afterschool fun with games such as Jenga, Connect Four, Yahtzee, Snakes and Ladders, and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 14
Icon of the event Special Effects Make Up
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Learn how special effects make-up is used in film, and try out the techniques for yourself in this very hands-on workshop provided in partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival....

Icon of the event Hands on Exotics: Wild Adventure
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Get up close and personal while you learn about animals such as the cockatoo, red lorry, bearded dragon, red kangaroo and more! Drop-in program. Tickets will be given out at 1:30pm. For ages 6 and upDaycares and large groups ...

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Party
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for games, activities, crafts and some sweet desserts....

Icon of the event French Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your French conversation skills, make new friends, and learn to speak French with confidence. For more details and to register, please call 416-395-5980.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22
Mon Aug 29
Icon of the event Tuesday Night at the Movies
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Summit

Join us for a feature documentary film in our main floor area. A group discussion will follow.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 28
Tue Aug 16
Icon of the event Teen Meetups for Newcomers
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 20, 2016 - Mon Jul 25, 2016
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come and spend one hour with our Youth advisory Group members (teen volunteers). You can chat with them about anything in your life as a student in a new culture. They will answer your questions such as how to make new friend...

Icon of the event Tug of War Puppet Show
Wed Jul 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a live puppet show called Tug of War. This story is based on an East African folktale. There will be a few short films following the show....

Icon of the event Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Enjoy a free family-friendly movie at the Goldhawk Park Library. Titles to be announced. Please see in-branch flyers for details. Drop-in program. Tickets will be given out at 1:30pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 20
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
Icon of the event Reptilia Meet & Greet
Tue Jul 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Would you like to meet an alligator? Reptilia features "Mister Toothy" along with a tortoise, lizards, and more. Stop by the library this summer to get up and personal with a few interesting critters! Ages 3+...