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Icon of the event Painting
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Learn to paint using different mediums and techniques. Drop in space for the first 20 people. A different technique will be highlighted every week.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 09
Icon of the event Blade Runner - director's cut
Fri Jan 12, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Blade Runner Deckard prowls the steel & microchip jungle of the 21st century to track down and eliminate 'replicants' who are all but indistinguishable from humans. His world becomes more complicated when he falls in love wit...

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 01
Mon Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Icon of the event Nightmare before Christmas
Fri Dec 15, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Celebrate the holiday season with a great Tim Burton movie. Bored with Halloween, Jack Skellington stumbles onto Christmastown. It is perfect for his kind of scary mayhem. He plots to kidnap Santa Claus and take over. But Jac...

Icon of the event Aabiziingwashi(#WideAwake) Community Film Screening:
Thu Dec 14, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

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Icon of the event Holiday Puppet Show
Mon Dec 11, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a holiday-inspired puppet show and activity. This program is appropriate for children 3 years and older....

Icon of the event Bestiaire - A Great Canadian Film!
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bestiaire is a critically acclaimed Quebecois avant-garde nature documentary directed by Denis Côté. A meditation on the relationships between animals and people through the seasons at a Quebec safari park. This work about th...

Icon of the event Cold Porcelain Ornament Workshop
Thu Nov 23, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Make an ornament out of cold porcelain before the holiday season. Have a unique gift to share that you can take home to decorate and personalize....

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.