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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Royal Ontario Museum visits York Woods
Sat May 28, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Learn about the ROM's latest exciting discoveries about dinosaurs. Make a dinosaur craft to take home.

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 Jun 16
Thu Jul 21
Thu Aug 18
Thu Sep 22
Icon of the event Gamerz
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Hang out in our computer lab on the 2nd floor for gaming with our WiiU or play games on the computers. Every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm, ages 6-12. Drop ins welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 21
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of these chosen titles. April: Copernicus Avenue; May: Wild; June: The Ocean at the End of the Lane.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Name of the Tree
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Based on the book by Cecilia Lottridge, this Bantu tale follows a group of animals on their quest for food. Ages 5+. Free tickets are given out 30 minutes before the performance. Groups must book ahead.

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club - Kids Game
Wed Jul 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

"5 Minutes to Win It" activity ONLY for kids signed up with the TD Summer Reading Club. Ages 4-13.

Icon of the event Bert?s Buds, Blossoms and Blooms Magic Show
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Hilarious, bumbling-fumbling comedy, dazzling magic and loads of audience participation! Bumbling Bert shocks and amazes the entire crowd with his silly, zany whirlwind of jokes and magic. Wednesday July 6, 2:00-3:00pm. Ages ...

Icon of the event Monday Night Movies in the Summer
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us for some great movies. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for information about upcoming titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 28
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 09