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Icon of the event Make Your Own Musical Instrument
Fri Jul 25, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Flemingdon Park

Come make and decorate your own musical instrument with everyday supplies.

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 The Forbidden City
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of the China's Emperors. Dr. Chen Shen, the ROM?s Vice President, Senior Curator (Bishop White Chair of East Asian Archaeology) will present a talk on the multiple perspectives and deeper ...

Icon of the event Watch the 2014 FIFA World Cup
Thu Jun 12, 2014 | All Day
Flemingdon Park

Come enjoy live streamed games of the 2014 FIFA World Cup during the open hours of the branch. The schedule will be posted soon.

Icon of the event The Wisdom Box interactive
Mon Jun 09, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of National Aboriginal History Month - please join us for these lively teachings for all ages in the Palmerston Library Theatre. The "Wisdom Box" contains many items representing First Nations teachings, cultur...

Icon of the event Peak Learning.  Rabindranath Tagore and Satyajit Ray with  Kathleen O'Connell.
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. To celebrate this, join Kathleen O'Connell, South Asia Studies U of T, as she discusses Tagore and Satyajit Ray, the filmaker and director. his lecture...

Icon of the event Forensics and Fiction with Margaret Cannon and Summer Mysteries
Thu May 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Just in time for summer reading, noted Globe and Mail crime fiction reviewer, Margaret Cannon, will introduce you to the latest published crime fiction.

Icon of the event Dulcimer Musical Performance with Pingxin Xu
Tue May 13, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Agincourt

Pingxin Xu is an internationally acclaimed master of the Yangqin (Chinese hammer dulcimer). Join us for a free breathtaking musical performance suitable for all age groups and cultural backgrounds! Call 416-396-8943 to regist...

Icon of the event Spring Book Sale
Sat May 10, 2014 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Leaside

Browse for some new favourites or old treasures at our Spring Book Sale. Sale runs from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm. Everyone welcome.

Icon of the event Lotus Lantern Making
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Palmerston

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by making a Lotus Lantern with artist, Tai Kim. All ages welcome. Please phone 416-393-7680 to register.