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Icon of the event If I Were A Butterfly
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Celebrate the hard work and growth of artists of all ages! Join us for a festive community arts showcase and reception, featuring visual art and dance. Free refreshments will be available!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 14
Icon of the event Friday Night Films: LIFE
Fri Dec 15, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Come and join us for a movie night!...

Icon of the event Art Club - FULL
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Release your inner Picasso! Explore different types of art such as watercolours, collages and more while learning about famous artists of the past. For ages 6 to 12.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 15
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event The Night AFTER Christmas Puppet Show
Mon Dec 18, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 4:25 pm
Location: Jones

Enjoy an adaptation of the "Night After Christmas" by James Stevenson, a story of a doll and a teddy bear befriended by a stray dog.

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Tournament
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Drop in and enter our PlayStation 4 Tournaments. Whether you're an experienced gamer, or just starting out, Teen Gaming is sure to be a blast. You might even end up on our Gaming Wall of Fame!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 20
Wed Jan 17
Wed Jan 31
Icon of the event Autumn Puppet Shows at Parliament Branch
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for our monthly puppet show. Every month is a whole new show! Puppet shows are suitable for younger children, ages 2-5, but all children are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 21
Icon of the event Holiday Family Movie
Wed Dec 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Agincourt

Come and join your friends at the library and watch the holiday movie "Home Alone". Rated PG.

Icon of the event Holiday Family Movie
Thu Dec 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Agincourt

Do you want to build a snowman? Love the movie Frozen? Join us for a Sing-a-long movie version and "Let it Go!". Rated G.

Icon of the event Holiday Break Movie
Fri Jan 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join us for a fun family movie for the holiday break. Movie title to be determined....