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Icon of the event Mysterion!
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

A magic show featuring mentalism, the supernatural, spoon bending, mind reading, ESP and mad science. For children 6-12 years old. Registration begins Feb. 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limite...

Icon of the event Rap N? Roll with Dalton Higgins
Thu Feb 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Is rap music the new rock n' roll? Why does this music form appeal to a virtual UN of multi-culti audiences across age, race, class, gender and religious designations? Author Dalton Higgins? new book

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 15
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 08
Tue Dec 22
Icon of the event Holiday Family Movie
Wed Dec 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Port Union

Bring the whole family to see " Shaun the Sheep Movie" and enjoy a wonderful children's movie. Bring your own refreshments and your friends for an afternoon of fun.

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Squeezebox Accordion Virtuoso
Tue Feb 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Victoria Village

From street music to concert hall, accordion music stretches across cultures and eras. The accordion is capable of great musical range and virtuosity, and after our musical journey by Soundstreams you will see this remarkable...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Port Union

Bring the whole family to enjoy a wonderful children's movie. You can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for more information at 416-396-8885.

Icon of the event The Loathsome Dragon Puppet Show
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Arm's Length Puppeteers will perform this tale using five marionettes. A king and his lovely daughter are very close. Then, the King falls in love with a beautiful but wicked enchantress who, in a jealous rage, turns the prin...

Icon of the event Bilingual in Greek
Sat Nov 28, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Connect with your Greek heritage. Learn how you can build your child's bilingual skills from an early age in an informal setting. For caregivers of children birth to Grade 1. Please Register....

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - Inside Out
Fri Jan 15, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....