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Icon of the event Lion Dance
Sat May 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a traditional Chinese Lion Dance performance and a small craft!...

Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy Workshop
Mon May 15, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Explore the Art of Virtue through a hands-on meditative experience with Chinese calligraphy. Discover the mysterious world of Chinese brush writing and symbolism. Presented by calligrapher Sui-Yung Tung....

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Tiger Skin Rug
Sat May 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Set in India, this puppet show is based on the picture book by Gerald Rose. An old, gentle and starving tiger pretends to be a tiger skin rug in order to eat the leftovers from the abundant meals of a Rajah and his family. On...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits York Woods
Sat May 06, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Learn how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater! Try carding and spinning wool. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event Canadian Arabic Orchestra
Sat May 06, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for an afternoon of music with the Canadian Arabic Orchestra. All ages, registration not required.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Historic Sites: Todmorden Mills visits Kennedy Eglinton
Sat May 06, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Try out historic toys and make your own old-fashioned plaything to take home. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event Shakespeare Hip Hop Fusion Project
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

The Shakespeare Hip Hop Fusion Project: Youth Performance Program is a free arts & literacy training program for youth aged 13-17....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 03
Wed May 10
Wed May 17
Wed May 24
Wed May 31
Icon of the event Live in the Stacks: Tasseomancy and Castle If
Sat Apr 29, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

"Ethereal dream-pop sisters Tasseomancy and electronic experimenter Castle If are Live in the Stacks of the Yorkville Branch for a free, all-ages concert....

Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music Salons
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us in the beautiful Palmerston Library Theatre for our monthly Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews on the last Saturday of the month, 2-4pm. All are welcome for this free event. The salo...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 29
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 24
Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Mar 30-The Way (PG, 2hrs, Drama,Comedy)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 29