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Icon of the event Youth Lounge
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Need a place to chill? Drop into our youth lounge where you can play video games, listen to music, watch videos, do hair and nails or just hang out with your friends. Located in the Upstairs Auditorium. Drop in....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Fri Aug 11
Fri Aug 18
Fri Aug 25
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 Monday Night Movies in the Summer
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us for great movies. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for information about upcoming titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 24
Mon Jul 31
Mon Aug 14
Mon Aug 21
Mon Aug 28
Icon of the event Knitter's Night Out
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

Come and enjoy an evening of knitting and crocheting. Plan group projects that will benefit the community. Refreshments provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 25
Tue Aug 01
Tue Aug 08
Tue Aug 15
Tue Aug 22
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Back for it's fourth season....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 05
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 19
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 02
Icon of the event Harp Music and Storytelling with Martha Lawrance - FULL
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us for a harp circle and storytelling session with Martha Lawrance. Children will have the opportunity to try out some mini harps and other rhythm instruments....

Icon of the event LSP Community Celebration and Digital Storytelling
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Please join us for our annual LSP Community Celebration....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day watching a special movie at the library. Free tickets will be distributed 15 min. before the movie. Space is limited and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Icon of the event Teen Summer Movie Night
Thu Jul 27, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Jones

Hey teens, cool off in the library while eating popcorn, sipping on iced water and watching a sweet movie.

Icon of the event Jones Book Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Join the Jones Book Club for fun-filled and engaging literary discussions. We meet on the third Wednesday of every month, 6:30 p.m. Call the branch at 416-393-7715 for more details. Current title available for pick-up at the ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 16