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Icon of the event William Morris Society Presents
Tue Nov 07, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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Icon of the event 2017 Geocaching International Film Festival - GIFF
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

"With every new incredible geocache container, every clever hide, every log that reads like an epic journey, it becomes apparent: the geocaching community is one of the most creative groups of people on the planet. At this ye...

Icon of the event Saturday Fun with WordPlay Collective
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Get creative and have fun with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie. During this 6-week series children will explore storytelling, theatre, crafts and digital arts, culminating in a celebratory perform...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 11
Sat Nov 18
Icon of the event Mile Mile i gCein: The Irish Language in Canada
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Danny Doyle explores the fate of Irish Gaelic immigrants in Canada focusing specifically on the Irish language. Bringing together census data and historic accounts, the prevalence of the language in Canada is shown, spoken at...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Locke
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Locke

Learn how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater. Try carding and spinning wool.

Icon of the event Teen Fun with WordPlay Collective - Series 2
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Get creative and have fun with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie. During this 4-week series teens will explore storytelling, theatre, crafts and digital arts, culminating in a celebratory performanc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 03
Fri Nov 10
Fri Nov 17
Icon of the event Sesquicentennial Celebration: Lawren Harris, Machine Age Artist
Wed Nov 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

HarrisÂ’s abstract paintings are often thought emotionally remote; in reality, they are colourful, energetic and rich in feeling. They strive for spiritual revelation, but stylistically are deeply immersed in the visual cultur...

Icon of the event Get Spooked in our Haunted House
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Halloween with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie and the Don Mills Branch Youth Advisory Group as you tour a scary, interactive haunted house full of ghoulish characters and surprises arou...

Icon of the event Get Spooked in our Haunted House
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Halloween with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie and the Don Mills Youth Advisory Group as you tour a scary, interactive haunted house full of ghoulish characters and surprises around ever...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Mon Oct 30
Tue Oct 31
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Green Man
Thu Oct 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Christopher defeats the Green Man by blowing out all three of the Green Man's candles, and restores the treasure to the King. Free tickets available at the branch 30 minutes before the performance.