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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 04
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Icon of the event Memoir Writing Seminar
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Share and improve your memoir-writing skills in this 4-part session led by author Lesley Donaldson-Reid. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
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4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 06
Icon of the event Play on Words
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Join us for puzzles, riddles, anagrams and jokes. Fun and laughter are guaranteed. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Drop in to the cool library on a hot summer day to relax with a fun family flick!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Benny Walker: Live from Australia
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Victorian Indigenous singer/songwriter Benny Walker inherited his passion for music from his father and grandfathers, all talented musicians in their own right. Walker formed his first band at the age o...

Icon of the event African Roots in the Music of the Americas
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Gear up for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan American Games by exploring the soulful sounds of the music of the Americas. Lionel Williams and his trio take you on a musical journey through the North and South American contin...

Icon of the event Toronto Take Three: Film Locations in Toronto
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Michael Dowse?s award-winning The F Word (2013), starring Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan, celebrates Toronto both as a container of plots and as a city of the imagination. Join Dr Tom Ue (Department of English, University Col...

Icon of the event Play Dress-up
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Children should come dressed up in their favourite costumes and use their imaginations to create and perform a skit. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.