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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 Teen Gaming Tournament
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Whether you're an experienced gamer or just looking to learn a few new tricks, our Teen Gaming Tournaments are sure to be a blast. Drop in to the library and challenge your friends to a game of Mortal Kombat or NBA2K. Maybe...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event SongMakers
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Mentoring,guidance & workshops for aspiring songwriters with musician & songwriter, Mike Ford. Also on Tuesdays, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. & Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Drop-in. Intended for teens, adults & older adults.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Youth Hub
3:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us every weekday from 3:30-7 when the Teen Room on the 2nd floor becomes the YOUTH HUB....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 28
Thu Sep 29
Fri Sep 30
Mon Oct 03
Tue Oct 04
Icon of the event That Sugar Film
Thu Sep 29, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Follows Damon Gameau as he embarks on a unique experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body, consuming only foods that are commonly perceived as healthy. Highlights some of the issues that plague ...

Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Sept 29-Eddie the Eagle (PG: 1hr 45min)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 24
Thu Dec 22
Icon of the event Culture Days featuring Ensemble Topaz
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Ensemble Topaz, Toronto's premiere Eastern music and dance company, presents a performance and workshop of music and dance styles. Presenting a fusion of Turkish, Jewish, Central Asian, Indian, and Middle-Eastern songs and da...

Icon of the event Quintessential Bellydance
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Dancer Evyenia Karmi will offer a glimpse into the exotic world of bellydance. Participants will observe and learn a short choreography with movements from her book, "Quintessential Bellydance". Registration begins Aug. 27t...

Icon of the event Bolly-Hop Dance
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Join us for a fun dance class, fusing the styles of Bollywood and Hip Hop dance. Accessible, fun, and lively, Culture Shock Toronto will get you moving and grooving, with fundamentals in both styles....

Icon of the event Evening Films @ the Toronto Reference Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us for some inspiring, uplifting and entertaining films and documentaries. Films are themed around STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math), Finance, Careers, Innovation, Imagination and the Human Spirit....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 07
Fri Oct 14
Fri Oct 21
Fri Nov 04