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Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 03
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 17
Thu Jul 24
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month -
Thu Jun 19, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Downsview

Hybrid identities that result from the merging of multiple cultures are becoming the norm in many contemporary pluralistic societies....

Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month - Family Time in Italian!
Sat Jun 07, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downsview

Join Happie Testa, co-owner of the multilingual children's bookstore Rainbow Caterpillar, as she reads delightful books to young children in both Italian and English. Happie will also be sharing some insights on how to get ki...

Icon of the event Kamishibai: The Art of Japanese Storytelling
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downsview

'Kamishibai' which means "paper drama" is a form of storytelling accompanied by a sequence of story cards which are presented in a portable wooden 'theatre'. Originated in Japan in the 12th century, this became a popular meth...

Icon of the event Sushi for the Soul
Sat May 31, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downsview

Sushi Making For The Soul is Toronto's most popular sushi making class, and weaves together the great art of sushi while raising awareness about the issues of seafood sustainability and food literacy for children. The class i...

Icon of the event Filipino Fun!
Sat May 31, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Downsview

Join us for a traditional Filipino performance and the chance to learn or speak Tagalog, one of the most spoken languages of the Philippines....

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month: East Asia and the Islands Homelands
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Downsview

Head to Downsview for an afternoon of celebration of Homelands in East Asia and the Islands....

Icon of the event Toronto, Then and Now
Wed May 21, 2014 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Downsview

Enjoy a photo presentation of Toronto's past compared with the present!...

Icon of the event At the Movies
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eglinton Square

Join us for classics, new releases and documentaries. For upcoming movie titles and genres, call 416-396-8920 or visit the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 15
Thu Jun 12
Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 07