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Icon of the event Super Science
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Join us during March Break for an educational and entertaining science presentation for the whole family!...

Icon of the event Magician Jason Palter
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a magic show featuring Jason Palter! A fast-paced, high energy performance, chock full of tons of magic, comedy and audience participation. Parents are welcome and encouraged to stay for the show. Fun for the w...

Icon of the event Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door:  Sing'n Spell
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

A musical participation concert using puppets, songs, spelling games, dancing, riddles and different languages to show children of all ages that reading is FUN! All are welcome, drop-in....

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Puppet show fun for the whole family!...

Icon of the event The Sentimentalists
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

The Sentimentalists are two mind readers who get into your head and really tell you what you are thinking. Witness the impossible as Steffi Kay and Mysterion tell you things that only you know.

Icon of the event Musical Instrument Petting Zoo
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Whether you are 2 or 92, 'the zoo' enables you to explore the Musical Instrument Lending Library's variety of instruments in a hands-on way. Come make a joyful noise!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Tue Mar 13
Wed Mar 14
Thu Mar 15
Fri Mar 16
Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This exciting program challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally. This presentation i...

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event Clay Creations
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Learn to create with clay. Participants will create 3-D artwork using hand-building techniques. Once the clay has been fired, they will paint their sculptures using underglazes. Ages 6-12. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-10...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movies
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Nothing to do this PA Day, join us for a special movie feature....

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.