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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 Black History Presentation by a.k.a. SUBLIMINAL
Wed Feb 22, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Come and watch beat-boxer, DJ, lyricist and producer, a.k.a. SUBLIMINAL give a powerful presentation on black history....

Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Space is limited, first-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 min. before the movie.

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond - The History of Steelpan
Thu Feb 02, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Joy Lapps presents a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally....

Icon of the event Playdough Craft - Family Literacy Month Celebration
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Celebrate Family Literacy Month at Evelyn Gregory Library! Create your own scene with playdough, in the same style as Barbara Reid's picture books. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-1006 to register.

Icon of the event Adult Beginner Ukulele Jam
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

New to the ukulele? Interested in jamming with other newbies?...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 22
Wed Mar 22
Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Mon Feb 27
Icon of the event Creative Sparks: Writing Workshops
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Creative Sparks is a workshop series designed to introduce youth to the craft of creative fiction, poetry, and non-fiction....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 21
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 18
Sat Mar 04
Sat Mar 18
Icon of the event The Mighty Uke screening and Q&A with director Tony Coleman
Sat Jan 21, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Enjoy free screening of the documentary The Mighty Uke, followed by an in-person Q & A with director Tony Coleman and a beginner ukulele jam. Bring your ukulele!...

Icon of the event Clay Creations
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Learn to create with clay. Participants will create 3-D artwork using hand building techniques. Once the clay has been fired, they will paint their sculptures using underglazes. Ages 9+. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-1006...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17