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Icon of the event P.A. Day Magic Show with Phil the Magic Guy!
Fri Feb 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Phil The Magic Guy presents "The Internet Safety Magic Show!" Children will enjoy hilarious routines with highly visual magic. Things will float, vanish and come to life right before the audience's eyes. The show will feature...

Icon of the event PA Days Free Family Movies at Palmerston Library Theatre
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Enjoy a new family movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on each PA day. All are welcome, no registration....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytimes Monthly Specials
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us once a month on a Saturday morning for stories, crafts, songs and rhymes for the whole family! No registration required....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Sat Mar 26
Sat Apr 16
Sat May 07
Icon of the event Name of the Tree Puppet Show
Sat Feb 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Enjoy a traditional tale with a twist. Stay and make a craft to take home. All ages, drop in. The program will occur in the Periodical Area.

Icon of the event March Break Movie:
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie during March Break on the big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Name of the Tree Puppet Show
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Animals searching for food find a tree with fruit but are unable to reach the branches unless they know the name of the tree. Based on the African story retold by Celia Lottridge.

Icon of the event Chinese Lion Dancer Performance
Sat May 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Northern District

May is Asian Heritage Month. Come celebrate with us by enjoying an exciting and visually striking lion dance performance from the Sammy Cheng Lion Dance Association!...

Icon of the event Silent Storytelling with Noriko Yamamoto
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Noriko Yamamoto will use Silent Storytelling (mime and dance, choreographed to music) to tell the story of "The Funny Little Woman". Noriko brings this Japanese folktale about a funny woman's quest to recapture a runaway rice...

Icon of the event The Changing Face of Toronto
Ongoing event running from Sat May 14, 2016 - Sat Jul 23, 2016
Toronto Reference Library

A glimpse into the daily lives of the people of Toronto through compelling photographic portraits curated from the Toronto Public Library?s Toronto Star Photograph Archive and the Canadian Documentary Art Collection. Each fac...