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Icon of the event Magic Camp
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Haven't received your Hogwarts letter yet? Here's the next best thing! Sign up for magic camp and learn amazing tricks and illusions from a professional magician over the course of one week, from 2-4 p.m. Discover the secret...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 29
Tue Aug 30
Wed Aug 31
Thu Sep 01
Fri Sep 02
Icon of the event Wild Summer Movie: Zootopia
Thu Aug 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Wind down the summer with an afternoon movie! In the animal city of Zootopia, Officer Judy Hopps is the very first bunny on the police force, who jumps at the opportunity to crack her first case ? even if it means partnering ...

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 Puppet Show : The Umbrella Thief
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Kiri Mama plans to open an umbrella stand. Someone or something keeps stealing his umbrellas. For ages 3 and up.

Icon of the event Super Sarah
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Toronto Magician Super Sarah brings magic and comedy to her high energy show with lots of audience participation. Together, you'll discover that anything is possible when you believe in yourself. Ages 6-12.

Icon of the event Wild About Magic with Owen Anderson
Tue Aug 09, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Don Mills

Get ready for a face-paced WILD magic show that's sure to keep kids engaged and laughing! Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event Summer Movie for Kids: Kung Fu Panda 3
Thu Aug 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us on August 4 for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. We are showing the new Kung Fu Panda 3!...

Icon of the event Play Reading Group
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Join us in reading a thought-provoking play each month - from comedy to award-winning drama....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 27
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 22
Icon of the event Mid Summer Special - WHIMZ Live Animals
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Locke

Meet small animals - furry, feathered or scaled - up close! Learn something about them, and maybe even pet them or take your picture with them. A hands-on, fun educational time with animals. For ages 3 years and up. Daycar...

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Watch a free movie on a big screen in our air-conditioned and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - carefully selected new titles. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information, call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 21
Thu Aug 18
Thu Sep 22
Thu Oct 20