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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Locke
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Locke

Learn how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater. Try carding and spinning wool.

Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a Halloween-inspired puppet show and activity. For group reservations, please call 416-393-7717. This program is suitable for children 3+.

Icon of the event Teen Book to Film Series
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us to watch a teen movie based on a teen novel. Movie to be announced.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 26
Icon of the event Culture Days: It's Cool...It's Ceilidh!
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Ceilidh dance is the 'party dance' of Scotland, Ireland and our own East Coast. This interactive, one-hour program will have everyone dancing together: a rare and wonderful thing! Absolutely no experience necessary! Come joi...

Icon of the event Cinema Italiano
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join fellow Italian Cinema lovers. Contemporary films from various genres will be screened each month (with English subtitles). To register call 416-393-7712 or speak to staff in branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 25
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 24
Tue Nov 14
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Mare's Egg
Wed Aug 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

When a new pioneer settler needs a work horse to plow his fields, a mischievous farmer convinces him he can hatch a colt from a pumpkin. For ages 3 years and up.

Icon of the event 12th Annual Storytelling Night
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us in the heart of Little India for an evening of oral storytelling told by both experienced and emerging storytellers. Stories will be family-friendly and selected from various cultures....

Icon of the event Make a Film in a Day with TIFF
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop encourages students to experience the art of filmmaking first-hand. Working collaboratively under the guidance of TIFF's pros, they will write, pitch and shoot a short film....

Icon of the event Keep Calm and Colour On
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 29
Sat Aug 12
Sat Aug 26
Sat Sep 09
Sat Sep 23