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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Leigh-Anne Kehler
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Woodside Square

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. From Manitoba, storyteller L...

Icon of the event Music for the 21st Century: the 3rd annual FilkOntario Concert at the Merril
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection and FilkOntario are co-sponsoring the 3rd Annual Filk Festival, Music for the 21st Century. Music will be created in the lower level of the Lillian Smith Branch on Saturday, March 21, star...

Icon of the event Movie Mania
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Relaxing with a new family movie is a great way to wrap up your March Break. Don't miss a fun flick at Evelyn Gregory Library.

Icon of the event Magician Owen Anderson: The Happy Rabbit Magic Show
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Magic, mirth, and mayhem with lots of audience participation, cool magic tricks and a live bunny. For ages 5 and up. Registration begins Feb. 19th.

Icon of the event BINGO
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Bingo at Evelyn Gregory is back! Drop in for your chance to win some cool prizes.

Icon of the event Chinese New Year
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm (registration required). F...

Icon of the event Zodiac Signs Face Painting
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

What's your Chinese Zodiac Sign? Why not have it painted on your face for an hour or two? This event is part of our Chinese New Year celebration....

Icon of the event Teen Game Night
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Come and play some cool Wii Games at the library. For ages 10-16 yrs old. No registration required, just drop in!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 19
Thu Feb 26
Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Victoria Village

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Icon of the event Winter Craft
Fri Jan 30, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Woodside Square

Hey Kids! Join us at the library after school. Children 6-12 yrs will make a winter craft. Registration begins Dec. 19th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.