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Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Watch a free movie on a big screen in our air-conditioned and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - carefully selected new titles. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information, call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 23
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 18
Thu Jun 15
Icon of the event The Birthplace of Samuel de Champlain
Wed Mar 22, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Samuel de Champlain is known as the father of the New France and founded the city of Quebec but did you know that he was born in Brouage a small commercial port near La Rochelle in the west part of France. This village was fo...

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Tournament
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Drop in and enter our PlayStation 4 Tournaments. Whether you're an experienced gamer, or just starting out, Teen Gaming is sure to be a blast. You might even end up on our Gaming Wall of Fame!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 22
Wed Mar 29
Icon of the event Historical Gardens of Tuscany
Tue Mar 21, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Starting in Florence, Donna Fenice takes us on a journey to some of the most beautiful public and private gardens of this endlessly enchanting region, providing insights along the way into the historical forces that inspired ...

Icon of the event Black Political Awareness
Mon Mar 20, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Join us at the library to meet Queen's Diamond Jubilee Award recipient Gwyn Chapman, President of the Canadian Black Caucus and inspiring you Politically over conversation about former and present African Canadian Political l...

Icon of the event St. Patrick's Day Party!
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Enjoy a green-themed party for St. Patrick's Day! Make a St. Patty's craft to take home. Don't forget to wear green!...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Relax and enjoy a March Break Movie!...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Mud Puddle
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and see a puppet show performance of this beloved Robert Munsch classic! What happens when Jule Ann tries her best to stay clean, but the mud puddle is always waiting for her?...

Icon of the event Twisted Ones
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. Drop-in program. Space is limited, free tickets will be given out at 1:30pm. Daycares and large grou...