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Icon of the event Afterschool Games
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 Jan 14
Icon of the event Long Branch Open House
Sat Dec 06, 2014 | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Long Branch

Enjoy a seasonal cup of hot chocolate at the end of the Etobicoke Lakeshore Santa Claus Parade.

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue Dec 02, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Stolen Tarts: The queen is making tarts for Christmas. When the tarts turn out disastrously, the knave steals the tarts in a plot to protect the queen. Free tickets available in person, 30 minutes before the performance. ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Palmerston
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Explore one of Canada's national treasures with a docent from the Museum of Inuit Art, the only museum in Southern Canada exclusively dedicated to collecting, researching and exhibiting art made by Inuit....

Icon of the event Family Movies - Fall 2014
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us on your PA day for a new release family feature....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 14
Fri Dec 05
Icon of the event Mark Twain's
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Coming to the Toronto Public Library is Keir Cutler's hit solo show, "Is Shakespeare Dead?" adapted from Mark Twain's hilarious (1909) debunking of the myth that William Shakespeare wrote the works of Shakespeare. Cutler's w...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Palmerston

Join the participants of the "Swallowing Clouds" arts library program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed four-week period....

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

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 23
Thu Nov 20
Thu Dec 11
Icon of the event Family Night Halloween Puppet Show
Tue Oct 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Tailypo: A strange creature haunts an old man who stole its tail. Free tickets available in person, 30 minutes before the performance. For children 5 years and up(not suitable for very young children).

Icon of the event 1914, Air War Western Front
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

Aviation Historian Keith Hyde will discuss how aircraft at the start of WW1, where used primary to observe troop movements and for aerial reconnaissance. Both sides flew fragile biplanes, lacking realible engines and any form...