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Icon of the event 12th Annual Storytelling Night
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us in the heart of Little India for an evening of oral storytelling told by both experienced and emerging storytellers. Stories will be family-friendly and selected from various cultures....

Icon of the event (Ab)Original Stories From Down Under
Fri Jul 21, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Larry Brandy is an Aboriginal performer from Australia. He comes from the Wiradjuri Nation in New South Wales. He is passionate about sharing his culture with all ages. In his performance participants become emus, kangaroos a...

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

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the show. Space is limited, first-come, first-served.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 15
Sat Aug 19
Icon of the event Passages Canada Presents: Henry Agassi
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Passages Canada is a storytelling initiative of Historica Canada, working to build understanding and respect for Canada?s shared history and values....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie!
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day with us. Enjoy a feature movie! Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the showtime. Space is limited.First come, first- Served.

Icon of the event Kids & Family Beginner Ukulele!
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Come to the library & learn how to play the ukulele! We will have some ukuleles to share, but bring your uke if you have one....

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Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

"Bizindamowin" (Learning from Listening) is an experience rooted in Anishinaabe oral tradition that includes active oral knowledge transmission through stories, teachings, and legends....

Icon of the event Puppet Show - Paper Bag Princess
Sat Jun 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 4-12 years old will enjoy a puppet show presented by the library staff, based on the children's favourite "Paper Bag Princess."...

Icon of the event Wapos Bay and Pinecones
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about First Nations life by joining us for an award winning episode of Wapos Bay. Then make an owl from a pinecone....

Icon of the event Live in the Library with Regent Park School of Music
Fri Jun 02, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Live in the Library. Come and enjoy music and singing from the Regent Park School of Music. Performance will be held in the library. All are welcome!