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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Locke
Sat May 13, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Locke

For ages 4 and up. Registration required.

Icon of the event Mother's Day Make 'n' Take
Sat May 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Black Creek

Come and make a fun craft for Mother's Day. Ages 6-12.

Icon of the event Music Documentaries: 20 Feet From Stardom (2013)
Tue May 09, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Millions know their voices, but no one knows their names. In his compelling new film TWENTY FEET FROM STARDOM, award-winning director Morgan Neville shines a spotlight on the untold true story of the backup singers behind som...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds: A Physical Arts Workshop (age 9-12)
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join professional artists in a fun and exciting community based arts program! Open to youth ages 9 - 12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity through Movement, Poetry, Music...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 20
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 04
Thu May 11
Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 15
Sat May 06
Icon of the event Spring Make 'n' Take
Sat Apr 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Black Creek

Come to the library and create something for Spring! Ages 6-12.

Icon of the event Lowdown Tracks ; a celebration of music and survival
Thu Apr 13, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Lowdown Tracks is a powerful documentary exploring the world of Toronto's homeless musicians. Toronto Reference Library is pleased to present a screening of the film with live performances by some of the film's musicians. A p...

Icon of the event Film Club @ Richview Library, Spring 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Risa Shuman, film historian,and long-time Senior Producer of Saturday Night at the Movies, will show and discuss current selection of memorable films....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 13
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 11
Icon of the event Music Documentaries: Beats, Rhymes & Life (2011)
Tue Apr 11, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Actor Michael Rapaport`s documentary about the groundbreaking hip-hop group A Tribe Called Quest charts their rise from a group of childhood friends in `80s-era Queens to global popularity to an acrimonious breakup. Placing t...

Icon of the event Gardening workshop - The Basics of Vegetable Gardening
Thu Apr 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Master Gardeners presents:...