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Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Trick or Treaty?
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Palmerston

Trick or Treaty? (PG, 2014, 85 min.) A special Q&A follows with acclaimed film maker and director, Alanis Obomsawin....

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 Jun 03
Wed Jun 17
Icon of the event Toronto City Hall 50th Anniversary Lecture Series
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the opening of the New City Hall in the Council Chamber of the building itself with this 3-part lecture series in September:...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 03
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 24
Icon of the event Planet IndigenUS Festival 2015!
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Palmerston

In partnership with Harbourfront Centre, Planet IndigenUS and Woodland Cultural Centre, we celebrate international indigenous cultures. Contact branches for more information. For all Planet IndigenUS events, go to: http://www...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
York Woods

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Cool off and chill out at the library and enjoy a family friendly film!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 06
Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Theatre
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 Jun 11
Thu Jul 23
Thu Aug 13
Thu Sep 17
Icon of the event Treehouse Talks
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 09, 2015 - Fri Jun 12, 2015
Toronto Reference Library

3 PEOPLE x 3 TOPICS = 1,000 IDEAS...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Beat the heat by watching a film! Films will be shown every Tuesday afternoon in July and August. Titles of film being shown will be published in early June.

Icon of the event Learn the Art of Capoeira for Teens
Tue Jun 09, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This workshop will expose you to the basics of Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. Instructors from Axé Capoeira Toronto will provide a history as well as show you Capoeira...