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Icon of the event Holiday Bingo
Wed Dec 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Drop in and win prizes! Join us for a special Character Bingo program. For children ages 5-12. Groups of 10 or more please register. Limited Bingo Cards.

Icon of the event Frozen Puppet Show
Tue Dec 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
York Woods

Join us for a special Frozen Puppet Show in the Children's Department! All ages welcome. Groups of 10 or more, please register.

Icon of the event Holiday Movies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us for a movie over the holiday break! Limited space. Groups of 10 or more, please register. Call branch at 416-395-5980 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 21
Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

Icon of the event Celebrating 125 Years of William Morris's News from Nowhere
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

William Whitla of York University illustrates the origins and challenges of Morris's famous pastoral utopia that had such an impact on late Victorian culture, craftmanship, and the environment. Jointly sponsored by the Toront...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma: Violette
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Inside Out
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions-Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness-conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school. Rated G:94 min

Icon of the event PA Day Fun Movie
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day. All are welcome....

Icon of the event New Music 101: New Music New Audiences: Electronic Interfaces
Tue Nov 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

Local sound artists demonstrate unique electronic musical interfaces, and generate group compositions with the audience. Bring your iPad to join in the fun! Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event WWI: The Songs of the War Mothers  (ATRIUM)
Mon Nov 09, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A weaving together of the experience of Canadian, French and German women whose sons fought in the Great War. Produced by RH Thomson, with dramatic readings and original choral music composed by the NAC Orchestra....