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Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Family friendly films suitable for everyone. Titles will be announced on a later date.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Despicable Me 3
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Rated PG: 1hr 30min

Icon of the event The Odin String Quartet
Fri Dec 08, 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, including some holiday pieces. No registration required.

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Frog Prince
Sat Dec 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a puppet show based on the classic Grimm's fairy tale! A spoiled princess learns to keep the promises she makes. Followed by a short film....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Cars 3
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race care in the world. Rated PG: 1hr 50min

Icon of the event Self-Portrait Drawing
Thu Nov 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

This program will focus briefly on the history of still life and fundamental painting and drawing techniques. Participants are welcome to bring in a photograph of themselves or a mirror to pursue the challenge of drawing from...

Icon of the event Polyphonic Ground Conversations: Inclusive Programming for Programmers
Tue Nov 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Do you want to expand your music audience? Diversify your revenue streams?...

Icon of the event Relief Printing for Kids
Mon Nov 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants can get ready for the holiday season by making holiday cards. In this workshop, they will learn basic relief printing techniques by making multiple prints of their drawings....