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Icon of the event Monday Night Movies in the Summer
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us for some great movies. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for information about upcoming titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
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 interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 28
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 23
Icon of the event Super Sarah
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Toronto Magician Super Sarah brings magic and comedy to her high energy show with lots of audience participation. Together, you'll discover that anything is possible when you believe in yourself. Ages 6-12.

Icon of the event Jazz Afternoon
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Main Street

Join us for a jazz afternoon at the Main Street Branch with Jim Clayton. Critics and musicians alike describe Clayton as the new Vince Guaraldi for his melodic playing and catchy compositions. His music has been heard interna...

Icon of the event Hiss-Story of Snakes (tickets needed)
Thu Aug 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Main Street

What are snakes? How do they behave? What kinds are there? Are they dangerous? This interactive slide show answers these questions. Children also have an opportunity to meet live snakes. Most appropriate for ages 7-12. Ticket...

Icon of the event Special Effects Make Up
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Learn how special effects make-up is used in film, and try out the techniques for yourself in this very hands-on workshop provided in partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival....

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us on Monday afternoons to watch a selection of great movies for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22
Mon Aug 29
Icon of the event Magic Camp
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Haven't received your Hogwarts letter yet? Here's the next best thing! Sign up for magic camp and learn amazing tricks and illusions from a professional magician over the course of one week, from 2-4 p.m. Discover the secret...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 29
Tue Aug 30
Wed Aug 31
Thu Sep 01
Fri Sep 02
Icon of the event Applefun Puppetry - The Purple Pirate
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Drop in to Evelyn Gregory Library for an exciting and interactive puppet show.

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

Whether you're an experienced gamer or just starting out, Evelyn Gregory's Teen Gaming Tournaments are sure to be a blast. Challenge your friends to a game of PlayStation and you might just make it on to our Gaming Wall of F...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 29