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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 is...

Icon of the event Mighty Jerome
Tue Feb 13, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Celebrate Black History Month by witnessing the rise, fall and redemption of one of Canada's greatest athletes, and track and field phenomenon, Harry Jerome. Compelling, surprising and urgently paced, Mighty Jerome will elect...

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble
Thu Feb 08, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: York Woods

Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble will perform traditional African dances. Recommended for Grades 3 and up, limited seating in the theatre. Classes and groups of 10 or more must register by calling 416-395-5980 or email ywkids@t...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 27
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 10
Sat Feb 17
Sat Feb 24
Icon of the event Urban Folk Art Salon
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant Library presents Urban Folk Art Salon. With host Gannon Hamilton; featuring poets, singers and songwriters.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 29
Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy, stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required. All ages and experience levels welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 20
Sat Feb 17
Sat Mar 17
Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movies
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a feature film on your PA Day! Limited space in Room 2. First come, first served. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Come and watch a fun movie at the library! We will be watching "Despicable Me 3" Rated G: Suitable for all....

Icon of the event PA Day Movie: Despicable Me 3
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Enjoy a free movie on a PA Day!...

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