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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 Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 19, 2015 | 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event Holiday FUN!
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Deer Park

Pop-in for an afternoon of Christmas carols and a family craft....

Icon of the event Festive Music and Seasonal Readings with Rev.Tim Elliott and Judy Maddren
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Deer Park

Join the fabulous duo Rev. Tim Elliott and former CBC radio host Judy Maddren for a taste of the season. Sing along with musician Tim Elliott on the keyboard and listen to Judy Maddren reading excerpts from seasonal fare.

Icon of the event Gingerbread Decorating for Teens
Fri Dec 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Come and join the gingerbread party! Design and decorate your very own gingerbread creation for the holidays. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

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 Gardens of the Loire Valley with Donna Fenice
Fri Nov 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Deer Park

Against the spectacular backdrop of the castles of the Loire Valley, Donna Fenice takes us on a tour of the most beautiful and interesting gardens in the region. "To create a beautiful garden," observed one gardener, "one nee...

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...