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Icon of the event Culture Days Mood Painting
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

In this workshop, a local artist will show you how to create a painting from two unique moods....

Icon of the event Books to Film
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Read the book then see the film at our monthly movie night! The book will be available at the Sanderson Branch a month before the screening....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 28
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 One Book: Unsettling Canada
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Join the discussion on Arthur Manuel and Grand Chief Ronald M. Derrickson's book,...

Icon of the event Riverdale Book club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Lively discussions of good reads on the second Thursday of each month. Copies of the books will be available to borrow at the branch. To register call the branch at 416-393-7720 or drop in and register at the Information Des...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 12
Thu Nov 09
Thu Dec 14
Icon of the event Ojibway Storyteller
Fri Oct 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Aaron Bell is an Ojibway Storyteller from Brantford, Ontario. His curriculum design has won awards both nationally and internationally. Through teachings, humor and First Nations Story?s, audiences will be enthralled by the e...

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.

Icon of the event Holiday Puppet Show
Mon Dec 11, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a holiday-inspired puppet show and activity. This program is appropriate for children 3 years and older....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Mackenzie House visits Riverdale
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Learn how newspapers and images were created in the 19th century. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
Fri Nov 17, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

On P.A. Day come and watch Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie!...