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Icon of the event Academic Conference on Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The 2015 Academic Conference on Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy will take place at the Merril Collection of Science Fiction on Saturday, 6 June, 2015. For further information, please contact the Merril Collection staff a...

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: We Were Children
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

As young children, Lyna and Glen were taken from their homes and placed in church-run boarding schools. The trauma of this experience was made worse by years of untold physical, sexual and emotional abuse, the effects of whic...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

ROM Rocks!...

Icon of the event 19th Fantastic Pulp Show
Sat May 09, 2015 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection are sponsoring the 19th...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House Museum visits Locke
Sat May 02, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Locke

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Victoria Village
Sat May 02, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Victoria Village

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance!...

Icon of the event Kensington Market Stories
Sun Apr 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come and learn about the unique stories and histories of Kensington Market at the Lillian H. Smith Library on April 19th, 2015!...

Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Watch a feature movie at the library. Space is limited. First-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 minutes before the show.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 18
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 13
Icon of the event Poetry - developing your spoken word skill and style
Sat Apr 18, 2015 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join the members of the Ashdale Writers Group and spoken word poet Andrea Thompson with readings followed by a spoken word performance. Weather permitting Andrea will perform on the outdoor patio in the heart of the Gerrard I...

Icon of the event Get Involved in the neighbourhood with Jane's Walk
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Jane's Walk is an international organization that was created in memory of urbanist and activist Jane Jacobs. Mary from Jane Jacobs will be at the library to talk about the organization and its goals. Learn about the library'...