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Icon of the event Star Wars Party - May the 4th Be With You!
Wed May 04, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Dress up as your favourite Star Wars character (optional) and join us for an evening filled with all things Star Wars - games, activities, and even a contest! Ages 6-12....

Icon of the event Hamlet...A Puppet Epic! By Shakey Shake
Wed May 04, 2016 | 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Jones

Plots! Schemes! Puppets! There's something awesome in the state of Denmark! Comic hijinks abound as Shakey-Shake and Friends tell the tale of Shakespeare's most famous tragedy in the lighthearted tradition of the Muppets. Cal...

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 04
Wed May 11
Wed May 18
Wed May 25
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Documentary Launch and Performances
Fri May 06, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for the documentary launch of "Poetry Saved Our Lives"....

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

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 06
Fri May 13
Fri May 20
Fri May 27
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Jones
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Now is your chance! Come to the library to touch and examine Bata Shoe Museum objects up close while learning the fascinating stories behind the s...

Icon of the event Saturday Family Storytimes Monthly Specials
11:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 May 07
Sat Jun 18
Icon of the event Saturday Morning Knitting
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

Knitters of all levels are invited to meet for knitting and socializing. Bring your own materials. Share your knowledge and love of knitting. Limited instruction (note this is not a class for beginners to learn to knit). Fr...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 07
Sat May 14
Sat May 21
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
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 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 09
Mon May 16
Mon May 23
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06