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Icon of the event Summer Movie Afternoon:
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun feature family movie in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month -
Thu Jun 19, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Downsview

Hybrid identities that result from the merging of multiple cultures are becoming the norm in many contemporary pluralistic societies....

Icon of the event The Wisdom Box interactive
Mon Jun 09, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of National Aboriginal History Month - please join us for these lively teachings for all ages in the Palmerston Library Theatre. The "Wisdom Box" contains many items representing First Nations teachings, cultur...

Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month - Family Time in Italian!
Sat Jun 07, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downsview

Join Happie Testa, co-owner of the multilingual children's bookstore Rainbow Caterpillar, as she reads delightful books to young children in both Italian and English. Happie will also be sharing some insights on how to get ki...

Icon of the event Friday Feature Movies for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Drop in and watch movies suitable for the whole family. For upcoming movie titles, call or visit the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 06
Icon of the event Kamishibai: The Art of Japanese Storytelling
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downsview

'Kamishibai' which means "paper drama" is a form of storytelling accompanied by a sequence of story cards which are presented in a portable wooden 'theatre'. Originated in Japan in the 12th century, this became a popular meth...

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month: East Asia and the Islands Homelands
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Downsview

Head to Downsview for an afternoon of celebration of Homelands in East Asia and the Islands....

Icon of the event Sushi for the Soul
Sat May 31, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downsview

Sushi Making For The Soul is Toronto's most popular sushi making class, and weaves together the great art of sushi while raising awareness about the issues of seafood sustainability and food literacy for children. The class i...

Icon of the event Filipino Fun!
Sat May 31, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Downsview

Join us for a traditional Filipino performance and the chance to learn or speak Tagalog, one of the most spoken languages of the Philippines....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Eatonville
Sat May 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eatonville

Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors...