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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 Aug 25
Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson: Separating Fact from Fiction
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

In July 1917, renowned Canadian landscape painter Tom Thomson mysteriously disappeared while canoeing in Ontario's Algonquin Park. Over the last century, speculators have offered increasingly wild theories of Thomson's fate....

Icon of the event The Magic of Scott Dietrich
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:15 pm - 2:55 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Victoria Village branch with some magic! Prepare to laugh, wonder and be amazed in this magic show by Scott Dietrich....

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

Do you read and write poetry? Want to meet other poets in the community in a friendly, supportive environment to air your work? Drop in to the Poetry Circle and share feedback, encouragement and inspiration on the first and t...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 06
Wed Sep 20
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 18
Wed Nov 01
Icon of the event Sesquicentennial Celebration: Lawren Harris, Machine Age Artist
Wed Nov 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Harris’s abstract paintings are often thought emotionally remote; in reality, they are colourful, energetic and rich in feeling. They strive for spiritual revelation, but stylistically are deeply immersed in the visual cultur...

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 Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Watch a free movie on a big screen in our air-conditioned and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - carefully selected new titles. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information, call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 21
Thu Oct 19
Thu Nov 16
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event Tea and Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join us on Friday afternoons at 2:00 for a series of classic films! No registration required. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 08
Icon of the event Film d'été: LA GUERRE DES TUQUES
Thu Aug 31, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Lorsque les vacances hivernales arrivent, un garçon et ses amis sont rejoints par la nouvelle fille pour un combat de boule de neige géante. Tous ages....

Icon of the event Teen Fun with WordPlay Collective - Series 2
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Be who you want to be. Create 4 alternate versions of you in alternate realities. Come work with Artists in the Library: WordPlay Collective and use green screen to dream up your other selves. We will be using the latest tech...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 03
Fri Nov 10
Fri Nov 17
Fri Nov 24