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Icon of the event National Film Week: Things Arab Men Say
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

This engaging documentary introduces us to Jay, Ghassan, Faisal, Adnan, Falah, Bashar and and Ramey, who spend an afternoon...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Stéphanie Bénéteau
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Heidi Dahlsveen
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instructions on how to play it.

Icon of the event March Break Family Film: Trolls
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. Rated PG: 1hr 30mins

Icon of the event Théâtre interactif - les contes de fées réinventés
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Que se passe-t-il lorsqu'on prend un livre de contes de fées et qu'on le brasse un peu? Dans un spectacle interactif interprété par des comédiens improvisateurs chevronnées, mais mené par l'imaginaire des enfants, des contes ...

Icon of the event Saturday Family Movies: Pete's dragon, Finding Dory & The BFG
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us in the auditorium Saturday afternoons from 2-4 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 18
Sat Mar 18
Sat Apr 15
Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film: Storks
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby....

Icon of the event In the Zone with Duane D.O. Gibson
Wed Feb 15, 2017 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Guinness World Record-setting rapper Duane D.O. Gibson shares the power that can be gained through reading, creative writing and speech. Ages 6 and up. For more information, call 416-394-1006.

Icon of the event Gumboots Workshop
Tue Feb 14, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Gumboots is a rhythmic, dynamic dance originating from South Africa, and requires the use of rubber boots. A first influence of Stomp dance, the body becomes the musical instrument. Fun guaranteed with Just Aissi, choreograph...