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Icon of the event Mad Science presents
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Join us in this learning adventure. You will find out how scientific principles can be discovered in your favourite toys. Guaranteed to be lots of fun. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

Icon of the event Let's Play Bingo
Wed Jul 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Feel like a winner? Join with your friends and play bingo. Ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

Icon of the event Play Dress-up
Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Children should come dressed up in their favourite costumes and use their imaginations to create and perform a skit. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

Icon of the event Family  Movie Fun
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Join us on Monday afternoons to watch a selection of great movies for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Icon of the event Play on Words
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Join us for puzzles, riddles, anagrams and jokes. Fun and laughter are guaranteed. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

Icon of the event Great Books: Henry James' Portrait of a Lady
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

In The Portrait of a Lady (1881) James develops for the first time at full length the "international theme," the contrast between American and Continental manners, for which he is celebrated. Come join John Snow for an after...

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day....

Icon of the event Ancient Egypt Alive: A Traveler's Journey down the Historic Nile
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Mention the words ?Ancient Egypt? and people?s eyes open wide in awe. In this lecture, Egyptologist Thomas H. Greiner and award winning writer and UofT Graduate Student Laura Ranieri will explore the Giza plateau and its pyra...

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island:
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a free screening of "Trick or Treaty?" (2014, 85min.) in celebration of National Aboriginal History Month. In addition we will also show the short film "How to Build an Igloo" (11 mins., 1949). Palmerston Library ...

Icon of the event Learn the Art of Capoeira for Teens
Tue Jun 09, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This workshop will expose you to the basics of Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. Instructors from Axé Capoeira Toronto will provide a history as well as show you Capoeira...