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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Heidi Dahlsveen
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Music Documentaries: Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer (2014)
Tue Mar 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Filmed over the course of six months, this film tells the incredible story of three young women: Nadia, Masha and Katia....

Icon of the event Historical Gardens of Tuscany
Tue Mar 21, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Starting in Florence, Donna Fenice takes us on a journey to some of the most beautiful public and private gardens of this endlessly enchanting region, providing insights along the way into the historical forces that inspired ...

Icon of the event Movie Day!
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a feature film at the library. Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the start of the movie. Space is limited; first-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 min. before the movie.

Icon of the event March Break Family Film
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Join us for a free film....

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Little Red Riding Hood
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

"Little Red Riding Hood" comes to life in this puppet show based on the fairy tale....

Icon of the event Teen Tech Half Day Event
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

This is a special event for teens that will include 3D printing, a maker craft, a magic show, games and refreshments. Ages 13-19. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Arm's Length Puppet Show
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Dandy Lion, who should be king, was born with dandelions in his mane. But, he refuses to be bullied by the other jungle animals because he is different.

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instructions on how to play it.

Icon of the event March Break Olympics
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will participate in a mini "obstacle course" stationed with reading and writing activities. Registration begins Feb. 14th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.