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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 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.

Icon of the event The Magic of Scott Dietrich
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:15 pm - 2:55 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Victoria Village branch with some magic! Prepare to laugh, wonder and be amazed in this magic show by Scott Dietrich....

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

Join us for a Halloween-inspired puppet show and activity. For group reservations, please call 416-393-7717. This program is suitable for children 3+.

Icon of the event I killed my mother - A Great Canadian Film!
Fri Oct 13, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The film beautifully captures the anxieties of a mother-son relationship. While he gauges her with contempt, only seeing her out-of-date sweater and kitschy decor, the ingrained mechanisms (i.e. manipulation and guilt) of the...

Icon of the event Seniors Wellness Afternoon Tea
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Celebrate autumn with an afternoon of fun and information sharing. Information booths and presentations by agencies serving seniors will be available.

Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

Icon of the event Caregiver Appreciation Day
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

In Partnership with Kwentong Bayan Collective, the Library will host an event for our caregivers to create postcards to send home and relax in a supportive environment. All caregivers are welcome to come discuss their experi...

Icon of the event The Triplets of Belleville - A Great Canadian Film!
Fri Sep 22, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

This NFB animated film is packed and fun for the whole family. A bicyclist is kidnapped from the Tour de France by mysterious gangsters; his grandmother travels to the city of Belleville where she tracks him down with the hel...