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Icon of the event Holiday Movies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us for a movie over the holiday break! Limited space. Groups of 10 or more, please register. Call branch at 416-395-5980 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 21
Icon of the event Ubuntu Drumming and Theater
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
York Woods

Join us for Culture days this year and experience new cultures and tradition. Everyone is welcome!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Inside Out
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions-Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness-conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school. Rated G:94 min

Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gardiner Museum visits York Woods
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Did you know that clay is actually a type of soil? It is unique as you can make plates, cups and saucers with it. Join our talented ceramic artists and learn how to make your very own animal out of clay!...

Icon of the event The Witch's Candy Store Puppet Show
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a live puppet show that will tell the story of The Witch's Candy Store. Who will live in the house in the end?...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: West African Dance Class with Coco Murray
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Palmerston

An interactive one-hour dance class to live traditional drumming, focusing on beginner technique. Take a journey with Coco to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. ...

Icon of the event Meals on a Budget
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Come join us learn how to prepare meals on a budget. Presented by the Kitchen Library, participants will learn ways to cut down on grocery bills. Find out how to shop for deals, use all parts of food to minimize waste, prepar...

Icon of the event Holiday Bingo
Wed Dec 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Drop in and win prizes! Join us for a special Character Bingo program. For children ages 5-12. Groups of 10 or more please register. Limited Bingo Cards.

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 19, 2015 | 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.