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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Aga Khan Museum
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Main Street

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum collection and create your own art. No registration is required. For children of all ages.

Icon of the event Bestiaire - A Great Canadian Film!
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bestiaire is a critically acclaimed Quebecois avant-garde nature documentary directed by Denis Côté. A meditation on the relationships between animals and people through the seasons at a Quebec safari park. This work about th...

Icon of the event Harry Potter Party
Sat Oct 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Main Street

Attention all witches and wizards! We are pleased to inform you that you have a place at Main Street Library's Potter Party. Get sorted into your Hogwarts house, participate in a trivia challenge, try your hand at charms clas...

Icon of the event LSP: LSP Celebration Week
Fri Oct 13, 2017 | 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Come and join us for LSP Celebration Week as we celebrate Library Settlement Partnerships! This year's theme is Canada 150. There will be activities and performances relating to Canada's rich heritage. Light refreshments will...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Join us for a fun family movie on your day off! Movies are to be determined. For children ages 6 and up. Drop in. Please call Agincourt Branch for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 06
Fri Dec 01
Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library with Ensemble Topaz
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Ensemble Topaz is pleased to present their diverse music and dance arts from Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus. An interactive one-hour session will include demonstrations of dance, music and rhythm. All are welcome. P...

Icon of the event Dance Fusion with Culture Shock
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Come on in for this awesome dance class fusing the styles of Bollywood, Hip Hop, Egyptian, Dancehall, Latin and African dance. Learn some new moves and put them to groovin' music. Culture Shock Canada will have you on your fe...

Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

Icon of the event The Story Behind Pipa: A Recital with Wen Zhao
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Learn about the essence of pipa, a Chinese traditional instrument with a history of more than two thousand years. Wen Zhao will lead her students to interpret both ancient and modern pieces, including "Ambush from Ten Sides",...

Icon of the event The Triplets of Belleville - A Great Canadian Film!
Fri Sep 22, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

This NFB animated film is packed and fun for the whole family. A bicyclist is kidnapped from the Tour de France by mysterious gangsters; his grandmother travels to the city of Belleville where she tracks him down with the hel...