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Icon of the event Malton Built Avro Lancaster
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Aviation historian Keith Hyde, will speak on the building of the Avro Lancaster Heavy Bomber at Malton during WW11. A huge undertaking for Ontario aerospace workers at the time and one that employed thousands of men and women...

Icon of the event Hallowe'en Puppet Play
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for scary fun!

Icon of the event Planners in Public Spaces - Community Engagement
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Planners in Public Spaces (PiPS) is a public engagement initiative by the City of Toronto Planning Division to bring planners to the people and provide opportunities for the public to engage with City Planners, one-on-one, o...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Wychwood
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event Special Presentation with Author and Illustrator Barbara Reid!
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:45 am
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for a fun program with celebrated local children's author and illustrator Barbara Reid! We'll be starting with crafts and fun activities, followed by a sing-along and special presentation by Barbara, including a showc...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Aga Khan Museum visits Downsview
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum Collection and be inspired to create your own art....

Icon of the event Subway Mural Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Do you enjoy expressing yourself through visual art? Would you like to see your masterpiece displayed in the Toronto Subway System? In this 10 week workshop, students will be instructed by a professional artist and given th...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 16
Fri Oct 23
Fri Oct 30
Fri Nov 06
Fri Nov 13
Icon of the event Chess Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Play a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Enjoy the competitive spirit while improving your critical thinking skills. All skill levels welcome, from beginners to advanced players. Register in person ...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Oct 22
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Icon of the event Tea and Murder
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Enjoy listening to mystery book talks once a month. For all mystery lovers. Please pre-register.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 15
Thu Nov 19
Icon of the event At the Movies
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great movie on a big screen. Admission is free and you can bring your own light refreshments to enjoy. Please contact the branch to find out what's playing at 416-393-7653.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Nov 11
Wed Dec 09