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Icon of the event Afterschool Games
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Teens and Children can drop-in to enjoy some afterschool fun with games such as Jenga, Connect Four, Yahtzee, Snakes and Ladders, and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Family Movie Night: The Jungle Book
Fri Oct 21, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Come enjoy a family movie night with The Jungle Book movie....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits York Woods branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Storytelling with Diana Tso
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Culture Days with renowned playwright and storyteller Diana Tso. Be enchanted by stories from around the world....

Icon of the event The Haunting of York Woods
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Celebrate Halloween on Monday October 31st! Try to survive our haunted house anytime from 4:00-7:30pm. Recommended for ages 12 and up....

Icon of the event ND's Haunted House! TWO DAYS!
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Do you have what it takes to walk through Northern District's Haunted House? They say the Northern District Library is haunted and spirits linger the halls on Hallows Eve. Come out if you're up for a fright! All ages welco...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 29
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event TIFF Special FX Workshop
Tue Oct 25, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: York Woods

This workshop allows youth to experiment with creating special effects makeup. They choose between sci-fi/fantasy or action/horror themes. Youth have fun learning about various makeup techniques while transforming each other ...

Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music Salons
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us in the beautiful Palmerston Library Theatre for our monthly Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews on the last Saturday of the month, 2-4pm. All are welcome for this free event. The salo...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 29
Sat Nov 26
Icon of the event Ciné-Club
Mon Nov 28, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

La bibliothèque vous invite à profiter du bon film, La Famille Bélier. Le film sera suivi d'une discussion. Sous-titres en français sera disponibles....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2016 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27