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Icon of the event Samosa Workshop
Sat May 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Samosas are an Indian pastries served at celebrations. They are sold by street vendors and served as appetizers here in Canada....

Icon of the event March Break Movie: Trolls
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate March Break with an afternoon movie! After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious, curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. 92 minutes. ...

Icon of the event Ceilidh Dance Party!
Fri Apr 28, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Jones

Celebrate International Dance Day with a Ceilidh Dance Party! Join Pat Beaven as she demonstrates how to take part in a traditional Celtic Ceilidh. All are welcome. Large groups must call 416-393-7715 to register.

Icon of the event Poetry Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Listen and share your poetry with fellow poets on the first and third Wednesday of each month at Don Mills Branch. Everyone welcome, drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 18
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 15
Wed Mar 01
Wed Mar 15
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 Gaming Lounge
3:30 pm - 5:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

On Wednesdays, youth take over the glass room. Join us for video games, and other board games....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 18
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Wed Feb 15
Icon of the event Sacred Spaces in Western Architecture Part 2: Romanesque & Gothic Churches
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

This talk covers the essential characteristics of these major medieval architectural styles, and examines some of the landmark churches of each period. We'll compare the fortress-like Romanesque to the lightness of Gothic. Jo...

Icon of the event Family Literacy Month: Game Day
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with fun board games that everyone will enjoy! And take part in our annual Scaredy Squirrel Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win prizes!

Icon of the event March Break BINGO!
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 5-12 years old will play a library version of BINGO! Registration begins Feb. 13th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...