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Icon of the event Super Sarah
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Toronto Magician Super Sarah brings magic and comedy to her high energy show with lots of audience participation. Together, you'll discover that anything is possible when you believe in yourself. Ages 6-12.

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 interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 23
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 27
Icon of the event Family Show
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Welcome back to school with our staff-led performance of "Peter and the Wolf" presented at Palmerston Library Theatre. Based on the Russian children's story with music and narration by Sergei Prokofiev....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Kennedy/Eglinton branch
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Did you know that clay is a type of soil? You can find it in many places, usually along a river bank or in a stream. Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and paddle out of clay.

Icon of the event Summer Saturday Movie
Sat Aug 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and watch "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip". Stars: Jason Lee, Jesica Ahlberg, & Josh Green. Rated PG, 1hr 32min.

Icon of the event Afterschool Games
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Sep 14
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 26
Wed Nov 09
Icon of the event Special Effects Make Up
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Learn how special effects make-up is used in film, and try out the techniques for yourself in this very hands-on workshop provided in partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: The Toronto Zoo visits Goldhawk Park branch
Sat Nov 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we?ve been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub; TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...

Icon of the event The Architectural History & Future of Wychwood Library
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Architect Philip Goldsmith will discuss Eden Smith & his influence on Toronto's buildings & his important role in the design of Wychwood Library as well as other Toronto Public Libraries. Architect Gerry Shoalts will talk abo...

Icon of the event Palmerston Poetry and Music Saturday Salon
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Palmerston Library presents the monthly Poetry and Music Saturday Salon hosted by local poet and artist Brenda Clews....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 24
Sat Oct 29