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Icon of the event New Year's Eve on Saturday!
Sat Dec 30, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Celebrate New Year's Eve early! Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to celebrate the new year with a craft and activities in the Main Floor Program Room. Drop in. No registration needed.

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Alexander and the Wind Up Mouse
Thu Dec 14, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Alexander wishes his new friend, a toy mouse, could become real. Free tickets available at the branch 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event Holiday Sewing Craft: Make Your Own Stuffed Felt Mouse
Sat Dec 02, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Come hand-sew and stuff your own felt mouse for a toy, ornament, or keep-sake. Get ideas for making other small stuffed creatures, and meet other fun and creative children....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Montgomery's Inn visits Long Branch
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Step back in time with staff from Montgomery's Inn Historic Site and experience what life was like at the Inn. Enjoy a 19th century dance, create an old-fashioned toy and investigate historic objects! Contact the branch for ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Spadina
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Hear the stories behind the shoes. Make your own shoe-shaped magnet. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Explore Deer Park Library's Haunted House. Enter if you dare!...

Icon of the event Scares, Stories and Slime
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Spooky stories, a haunted house and slime! Lots of slime!...

Icon of the event Illustrator as Entrepreneur
Thu Oct 26, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Take a tour of the many hats an illustrator must wear to keep afloat in their creative career. Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, will lead this program. Main Floor Program Room. Drop in. No r...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Green Man
Thu Oct 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Christopher defeats the Green Man by blowing out all three of the Green Man's candles, and restores the treasure to the King. Free tickets available at the branch 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event Eating Words
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Celebrated chef and author Andrew George Jr. of Wet'suwet'en Nation on modern native cuisine, and choosing local, fresh, natural and organic foods. Presented in partnership with The Stratford Chefs School.