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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 Eating Words
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Celebrated chef and author Andrew George Jr. of Wet'suwet'en Nation on modern native cuisine, and choosing local, fresh, natural and organic foods. With Ian Brown, award-winning author and a feature writer for...

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 Oct 19
Thu Nov 16
Thu Dec 07
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 Oct 11
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 08
Wed Nov 22
Icon of the event Knit & Lit
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Bring your needles and yarn and share ideas, skills or knit socially. We supply teaching and knitting-related books. Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 07
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 18
Sat Dec 02
Sat Dec 30
Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library with Ensemble Topaz
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Ensemble Topaz is pleased to present their diverse music and dance arts from Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus. An interactive one-hour session will include demonstrations of dance, music and rhythm. All are welcome. P...

Icon of the event Culture Days Mood Painting
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

In this workshop, a local artist will show you how to create a painting from two unique moods. All supplies provided....

Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

Icon of the event Goldhawk Park Library's 25th Anniversary Celebration!
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

You are invited to Goldhawk Park Library's 25th Birthday!...

Icon of the event 6 Degrees Citizen Space 2017 360: HOMES
Wed Sep 27, 2017 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: York Woods

Recent events in the U.S., Europe, and even here in Canada, leave many people questioning how best to tackle the issues of racism, discrimination, and rising anger toward immigrants and refugees. Canada prides itself on its a...