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Icon of the event Babies' Hangout
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Bring your baby to hang out, enjoy simple activities, and play with other babies while you get a chance to socialize with other parents and caregivers! Librarians Sarah and Mariam will be on hand to provide early reading tips...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 17
Tue Jun 07
Icon of the event Stars of Safari AFRICA
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

In keeping with our Summer Reading Club 'Wild' theme we will have some Wild Animals from Africa joining us here at Morningside Library!...

Icon of the event Glen Downie, poet:  Democratic Beauties
Mon May 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

City of Toronto Book Award winning poet Glen Downie's new book Democratic Beauties traces a path back to the now dimly remembered pre-digital age using a ribbon - a typewriter ribbon. In this book of poetic and imaginative cr...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 03
Tue May 10
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Red Slam Collective - 4 Directions Hip Hop Fusion
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Red Slam Collective is an indigenous hip hop fusion arts movement whose 4 Directions Urban Arts engagement and musical projects uplift, self-identify and promote unity through Spoken, Lyricism which Arranges Meaning (SLAM)....

Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 02
Mon May 09
Mon May 16
Mon May 23
Mon May 30
Icon of the event PA Days Free Family Movies at Palmerston Library Theatre
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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:
Fri Jun 10
Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: Anthony and Cleopatra
Wed May 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Reason and judgment prove no match for the tsunami of mutual passion engulfing Mark Antony, one of the three joint rulers of the Roman republic, and Cleopatra, the seductive queen of Egypt. Surrendering everything to their de...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Diane Slawych presents: Guyana and Suriname in pictures
Thu May 05, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Travel talk - Join travel writer Diane Slawych on a photographic journey through Guyana and Suriname, South America....

Icon of the event East End Storytellers Group
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Storytelling is not just for children - adults can share and enjoy stories too! This group is open to storytellers of all levels including those just learning to share and tell stories. Story-listeners are also welcome. Share...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 18
Wed Jun 15