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Icon of the event Harry Potter Wizardry Day!
Fri Jul 29, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Celebrate the upcoming launch of the 8th book, "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" with a Harry Potter fan day! Make your own wand, be sorted into Hogwarts houses, compete in games, practice spells, stop by our photo station,...

Icon of the event Summer Movie
Fri Jul 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and watch "Shaun the Sheep Movie". Stars: Justin Fletcher, John Sparkes, Omid Djalili. Rated PG, 1hr 25min.

Icon of the event Discover Special Collections:  Zoran Zivkovic
Sat Jul 30, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Merril Collection staff will discuss the work of Zoran Zivkovic, an accomplished, but little-known fantasy writer.

Icon of the event Pattern & Motif Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join the Silver Maple Art Club for this exciting 7-week, hands-on art workshop. Learn about patterns and motifs and create your own masterpieces. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-1006 to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 01
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22
Icon of the event Miss Diana's Latin Dance Series
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for some Latin Dance classes in the summer. Miss Diana will be teaching Salsa, Bachata, Merengue and Cumbia every Monday in August. Drop-in, all are welcomed.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 01
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22
Mon Aug 29
Icon of the event Show and Tell: Storytelling at the Library (in Mandarin)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring an object - Share a story - Make a connection...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 02
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 16
Tue Aug 23
Icon of the event Movie Madness
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a feature film every Wednesday, July 6 - August 17 from 10:00am-11:30am. All ages, drop in. Groups of 10 or more please register. This program will be in the theatre, no food or drinks permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
Wed Aug 17
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club - Kids Game
Wed Aug 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

"Bingo" activity ONLY for kids signed up with the TD Summer Reading Club. Ages 4-13.

Icon of the event Summer Family Films
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Thurs. July 7 - The Good Dinosaur (PG: 1hr 33min)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
Icon of the event Silver Maple Art Club
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Express yourself and learn visual arts techniques in the Silver Maple Arts Club. Explore and experiment with a wide variety of artistic materials while creating art true to you. Drop-In program


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
Thu Aug 18
Thu Aug 25