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Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Movie-Big Hero 6
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band high-tech heroes. Rated PG: 108min

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Jun 05, 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 Origami with John Jay Guppy
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month with us by learning how to fold various Origami crafts with John Jay Guppy! Materials will be provided. In the rotunda. Drop in, all ages welcome.

Icon of the event A Culinary Journey Through China
Sat May 30, 2015 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

Discover the history of Chinese food with Professor Leo Chan from Humber School of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism. Learn about various ingredients, tools used in preparation and Chinese traditions. Program room. Registra...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited a workshop to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in the Agincourt Branch neighbourhood on June 6, 20...

Icon of the event Poetry - developing your spoken word skill and style
Sat Apr 18, 2015 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join the members of the Ashdale Writers Group and spoken word poet Andrea Thompson with readings followed by a spoken word performance. Weather permitting Andrea will perform on the outdoor patio in the heart of the Gerrard I...

Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Watch a feature movie at the library. Space is limited. First-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 minutes before the show.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 18
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 13
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

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Michael Parent
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

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. Visiting from Maine,

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.