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Icon of the event Creativity from the Stacks
Wed Jun 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

East End Writers' Group members present poetry and prose readings, music, photography, and a comedy skit. Reception, books, and a sample writing critique led by Gia Petec. Co-hosts Sharon A. Crawford and Nishe Catherine. An E...

Icon of the event What Makes Toronto a Multicultural City?
Tue Jun 27, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Almost all cities have people of diverse ethnicities living in them. Yet diversity of population alone does not make a multicultural city. The latter comes about with the civil rights and equality of all citizens. In Canada, ...

Icon of the event Puppet Show - Paper Bag Princess
Sat Jun 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 4-12 years old will enjoy a puppet show presented by the library staff, based on the children's favourite "Paper Bag Princess."...

Icon of the event Wapos Bay and Pinecones
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Learn about First Nations life by joining us for an award winning episode of Wapos Bay. Then make an owl from a pinecone. Drop-in. All children.

Icon of the event Indigenous Celebrations: TEAM88: Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games
Tue Jun 06, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games happening this July are expected to be the largest sporting and cultural gathering of Indigenous Peoples in North America. These Games are recognized as an important vehicle to...

Icon of the event Introduction to Anishinaabemowin Language
Sat May 27, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Have you ever been interested in understanding Anishinaabemowin language? Come to the Sanderson library and learn the basic principles of the Anishinaabemowin language, pronunciations and basic phrases. The session will be ta...

Icon of the event Bharatanatyam - Indian classical dance
Sat May 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month at the library and enjoy performance of the oldest and purest form of Indian Classical dance? Bharatanatyam. Registration begins April 22. Register in person of by calling 416-396-8979. Space is...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Victoria Village
Sat May 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Learn how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater! Try carding and spinning wool. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event Saturday Family Movie: Trolls
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us in the auditorium Saturday afternoons from 2-4 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 10
Sat Aug 19
Icon of the event Books to Film
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Read the book then see the film at our monthly movie night! The book will be available at the Sanderson Branch a month before the screening....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 29
Thu Jul 27