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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Toronto Zoo visits Victoria Village
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Wild for Cats!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Textile Museum visits Annette Street
Sat Nov 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Annette Street

Discover how cloth is made, and weave a colourful bookmark to take home!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Evelyn Gregory

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. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Parkdale
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Parkdale

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event Anyone Can Learn to Draw (Yes, that  Means YOU)
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Three short, easy lessons will give you the tools you need to begin expressing yourself through drawing. Drawing materials, animal skulls and other oddities, encouragement, and handouts for every lesson will be provided. 3 ho...

Icon of the event West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in....

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

Bring your family and friends to a feature movie at the library. Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the showing. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
Fri Nov 13
Icon of the event WHIMZ! Live Animal Program
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will meet a variety of live animals at the library. Registration begins July 18th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Let's Play - Outdoor Games
Wed Aug 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Enjoy summer games in the sun. Participate in relays, dancing, water games and more. In case of rain, the games will be held inside the library. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

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

Bring a friend or just come by yourself and enjoy movies at the library. This is a drop-in program on a first-come, first-serve basis. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 22