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Icon of the event Spring Book Sale
Sat May 09, 2015 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Leaside

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

Icon of the event Summer Road Movies Series for the Armchair Traveller
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us on four Monday nights in July and August for selected road movies for the armchair traveller. Beat the heat in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. For more information and titles, please call 416-393-7680.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 27
Icon of the event Kamishibai Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Kamishibai (pronounced kah-mee-she-bye), or paper theatre, is part of an ancient Japanese tradition of picture storytelling. In olden times, the kamishibai storyteller would carry illustrated cards and a small wooden stage fr...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Humber Summit
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Humber Summit

ROM Rocks!...

Icon of the event Malvern Family Movie Night!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Join us for a free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pajamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event. Feature film to be announced. For more details, p...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 17
Fri Aug 14
Icon of the event Super Sarah
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us for the Super Sarah magic show. Super Sarah is a high energy female magician with a funny and interactive show. Tickets are available 1 hour before the start of the show at the children's desk. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Fanfic Fridays Club
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Want to learn fanfiction writing tips and gush about character pairings with other fans? Have fanfics about your favourite video game, manga, anime, book, or TV series you're dying to share? Come join Fairview's very own fanf...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 01
Fri Jun 05
Icon of the event Celebrating the Stories of Chinese Canadian Women
Sat May 02, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Agincourt

You're invited to a panel discussion to launch the photo exhibit, The Working Lives of Chinese Canadian Women, 1923-1967. This exhibit celebrates and explores the compelling work and life experiences of 20th century Chinese C...

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21: The Pulse of Latin Percussion
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

From Samba to Rumba, Tango and Mambo, the music of Latin America has found its way to listeners and dance floors around the world. Hear some of the finest percussionists explore these richly varied styles and traditions and l...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited a workshop to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in the Agincourt Branch neighbourhood on June 6, 20...