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Icon of the event Super Sarah Magic Show
Wed Aug 20, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Toronto magician Super Sarah will provide an unforgettable interactive experience with her high energy magic and comedy show.

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Party
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for light snacks, beverages and party activities. Winners of the TD Summer Reading Club Challenge will be announced. Prizes to give away!...

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 Live Puppet Show: Rumpelstiltskin
Tue Jul 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Classic Folktale of a young girl who must make straw into gold for a greedy king. She is helped by a creature who's name she does not know. Come to the show and find out what happens!...

Icon of the event Three Little Fishies and the Big Bad Shark
Wed Jul 02, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Three Little Fishies and the Big Bad Shark puppet show at 2:00 p.m. followed by a craft activity presented by Art Starts.

Icon of the event The Forbidden City
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of the China's Emperors. Dr. Chen Shen, the ROM’s Vice President, Senior Curator (Bishop White Chair of East Asian Archaeology) will present a talk on the multiple perspectives and deeper ...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Jun 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join students of the Swallowing Clouds program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed three week period....

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 Sidewalk Book Sale
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for the Sidewalk Book Sale in front of the Danforth/Coxwell Library. Materials for people of all ages will be available for sale. All sale proceeds support literacy programs at the Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event Peak Learning.  Rabindranath Tagore and Satyajit Ray with  Kathleen O'Connell.
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. To celebrate this, join Kathleen O'Connell, South Asia Studies U of T, as she discusses Tagore and Satyajit Ray, the filmaker and director. his lecture...