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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 interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 24
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 28
Icon of the event Canada 250
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Maurice Switzer, author of...

Icon of the event Teen Gaming Tournament
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Drop in and enter our PlayStation 4 Tournaments. Whether you're an experienced gamer, or just starting out, Teen Gaming is sure to be a blast. You might even end up on our Gaming Wall of Fame!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 08
Wed Nov 22
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Spadina
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Hear the stories behind the shoes. Make your own shoe-shaped magnet. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event Italian Language Lessons
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

Come join us for free Italian lessons, in a fun and relaxing environment. Learn the basics from numbers and telling time to simple greetings and conversation.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 20
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 04
Icon of the event Culture Days - Amate Bark Painting Workshop
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Pinceles Latinos Art Studios is coming to Downsview Library for Culture Days to teach children, teens and adults how to do Amate Bark Style Painting! Learn how to create new and wonderful art and celebrate this beautiful cult...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Downview
Sat Oct 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Downsview

History Actors -Join us for an interactive dramatic program based on historical documents and artifacts. Real people, real events, real drama. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event The Odin String Quartet
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for an interactive performance of various genres and musical styles with members of The Odin String Quartet....

Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 28
Sat Nov 04
Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.