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Icon of the event Party With Elephant and Piggie
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Celebrate friendship with Mo Willem's book characters: Elephant and Piggy stories, games and more. Ages 4 and up. Free tickets available 15 minutes before the event

Icon of the event Black History Month: Gumboots Dance
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Gumboots is a rhythmic, dynamic dance originating from South Africa, and requiring the use of rubber boots. It is a first influence of Stomp dance, a discipline where the body becomes the musical instrument, eyes the lyrics ...

Icon of the event Island in the Sun: Barbados in Song
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sanderson

?Island In The Sun: Barbados in Song? is a concert of Barbadian folk songs and calypsos from 1800 to present. Their stories paint a portrait the island?s history ? beliefs, superstitions, hopes and aspirations, tales of joy a...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Icon of the event Celebrate Family Literacy Day
Fri Jan 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a Family Literacy Day event. Call branch for details

Icon of the event Family Literacy Day ft. Lenny Graf
Fri Jan 23, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Danforth/Coxwell

Music and literature go together like hamburgers and french fries! Join us for a musical event featuring Lenny Graf for some fun music and activities....

Icon of the event Family Carolling in  the Morning
Tue Dec 23, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:10 am
Pape/Danforth

Carol singing and holiday rhymes for all ages....

Icon of the event Holiday Open House
Wed Nov 26, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Join us to celebrate the season...

Icon of the event Make and Use Sock Puppets
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Mr. and Mrs. Sock Puppet will put on a puppet show to demonstrate how to turn an old sock into a talking sock puppet....

Icon of the event A Brush Full of Colour:  The World of Ted Harrison
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join British Columbia author Margriet Ruurs as she introduces us to her new picture book biography about famous Canadian painter Ted Harrison. Enjoy a drawing lesson using the bright, unusual colours and style favoured by Ha...