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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Victoria Village
Sat May 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

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

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Andy Jones
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Charlotte Blake Alston
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event The Girly Show: Burlesque Onscreen
Tue Apr 04, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Set in a burlesque house, the virtuous Judy (Maureen O'Hara) and the brazen Bubbles (Lucille Ball) strike up an intense rivalry after realizing they're after the same man in DANCE, GIRL, DANCE (1940), Dorothy Arzner's hilario...

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...

Icon of the event Lowdown Tracks: A Celebration of Music and Survival
Thu Apr 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Lowdown Tracks is a powerful documentary exploring the world of Toronto's homeless musicians. Toronto Reference Library is pleased to present a screening of the film with live performances by some of the film's musicians. A d...

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 interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 28
Tue Mar 14
Tue Mar 28
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event Customer Appreciation Day
Sat Apr 01, 2017 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for a fun-filled day of activities for all ages. Light refreshments will be served from 11 AM to 3 PM....

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instructions on how to play it.

Icon of the event March Break Movie: Trolls
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate March Break with an afternoon movie! After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious, curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. 92 minutes. ...