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Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble Present: The History of Haiti
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Haiti is one of, if not the most important islands in the Caribbean. Its history is one that is a series of powerful stories, of peoples who have struggled with the most basic concept of humanity. That is; that all men and wo...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 08
Fri Feb 09
Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Family friendly films suitable for everyone. Titles will be announced on a later date.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movies
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a feature film on your PA Day! Limited space in Room 2. First come, first served. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Despicable Me 3
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Rated PG: 1hr 30min

Icon of the event Holiday Break Programs
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for a variety of programming every day during your holiday break at 1:00pm. Groups of 10 or more people must register, limited space. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 27
Thu Dec 28
Fri Dec 29
Tue Jan 02
Wed Jan 03
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Frog Prince
Sat Dec 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a puppet show based on the classic Grimm's fairy tale! A spoiled princess learns to keep the promises she makes. Followed by a short film....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special PA day movie program at Bloor. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in. Please call the branch at 416-393-7674 for more details.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Cars 3
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race care in the world. Rated PG: 1hr 50min

Icon of the event PA Day Movie at Bloor
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special PA day movie program at Bloor. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in. Please call the branch at 416-393-7674 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 01
Icon of the event Self-Portrait Drawing
Thu Nov 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

This program will focus briefly on the history of still life and fundamental painting and drawing techniques. Participants are welcome to bring in a photograph of themselves or a mirror to pursue the challenge of drawing from...