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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Toronto Zoo visits Victoria Village
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Wild for Cats!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Mackenzie House visits Yorkville
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Yorkville

Learn how newspapers, books and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir on the Mackenzie House press! Suitable for all ages.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Inside Out
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions-Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness-conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school. Rated G:94 min

Icon of the event To Italy with Book and Movie
Thu Nov 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Naples: Marriage Italian Style...

Icon of the event The Witch's Candy Store Puppet Show
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a live puppet show that will tell the story of The Witch's Candy Store. Who will live in the house in the end?...

Icon of the event Bohemians in Brooklyn: Beaches Reads 2015
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street

Read the book The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, by Carson McCullers, and then visit the Main Street Branch to take part in a lively book discussion led by CBC Radio host Tom Allen. No registration is required.

Icon of the event The Business End of Art: Portfolio Development for Artists
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Maggie Doswell of Karma Creative art studio leads a workshop for artists on why a portfolio is important, and how to develop one that will show your work to its best advantage. Maggie Doswell, MBA, MFA, is a professional sel...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Evelyn Gregory

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event Chess Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Play a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Enjoy the competitive spirit while improving your critical thinking skills. All skill levels welcome, from beginners to advanced players. Please register i...


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Icon of the event Felting Workshop
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Yorkville

Come and learn the basics of wet felting while making a beautiful and unique piece of textile art. Each participant will design and make a phone case to take home using wool fleece and warm soapy water....