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Icon of the event Guided Tour of I Am Canada
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free guided tour of our current exhibit...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 19
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Despicable Me 3
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Rated PG: 1hr 30min

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Come join the fun on this magical musical adventure with Mystic Drumz performing, "The Path to the Popsicle Palace." For ages 0-12. Groups of 10 or more must register in advance.

Icon of the event The Sentimentalists
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

More than just Magic! The Sentimentalists are two mind readers who get into your head and really tell you what you are thinking. Witness the impossible as Steffi Kay and Mysterion tell you things that only you know.

Icon of the event Autumn Puppet Shows at Parliament Branch
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for our monthly puppet show. Every month is a whole new show! Puppet shows are suitable for younger children, ages 2-5, but all children are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 21
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Paper Bag Princess
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and join us for a puppet show based on the beloved Robert Munsch book! Princess Elizabeth rescues snobbish Prince Ronald from a dragon, and then decides not to marry him after all. The puppet show will be followed by a s...

Icon of the event Clay Creations
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Learn to create with clay. Participants will create 3-D artwork using hand-building techniques. Once the clay has been fired, they will paint their sculptures using underglazes. Ages 6-12. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-10...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event Mad Science
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Highland Creek

A spectacular science-themed show where the performer will conjure foggy dry ice storms, float a Mad Science hovercraft, make magic mud, alter sound waves, and much more!

Icon of the event Holiday Break Programs
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for a variety of programming every day during your holiday break at 1:00pm. Groups of 10 or more people must register, limited space. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 27
Thu Dec 28
Fri Dec 29
Tue Jan 02
Wed Jan 03
Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Highland Creek

Enjoy a March Break Movie!...

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.