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Icon of the event Magician Incredibrent!
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A fast paced funny, interactive magic show!...

Icon of the event Ultimate Fanfest with Sam Maggs
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join Sam Maggs, author of "The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy," for a fun exploration through the world of fandom! All are welcome, no matter your fandom or OTP....

Icon of the event Micah White
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Named by Esquire as one of the most influential young thinkers alive today, the American activist and co-creator of Occupy Wall Street on The End of Protest: A New Playbook for Revolution....

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 Disarming Conflict: Why Peace Cannot Be Won on the Battlefield
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Wars fought over the past quarter century have been a spectacular failure. The overwhelming majority end in military stalemate and are settled at the negotiating table, with the grievances that led to the war still unresolved...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Cinderella
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for a puppet show that retells the classic story of Cinderella....

Icon of the event Not Strictly Shakespeare: The Hypochondriac
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Shakespearean expert Philippa Sheppard on the farce, irony and...

Icon of the event March Break Magic with Magician Scott Dietrich!
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Fun and hilarity with an appearance of Sir Walken, Magician Scott?s live rabbit, rubber sharks and multiplying Angry Birds! Drop-in only. No registration required.

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...