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Icon of the event Illustrator in Residence Exhibit: Ashley Barron
Ongoing event running from Mon Oct 02, 2017 - Tue Oct 31, 2017
Location: Northern District

See the original art of Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, and the work of children's illustrator Joanne Fitzgerald....

Icon of the event Family Hangout
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Children and caregivers get together to play and socialize with other families. All ages. No registration required.

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Mon Nov 13
Mon Nov 20
Icon of the event Illustration Portfolio Reviews
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Artists and art students can book a 30-minute, one-on-one portfolio review meeting with Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence. Contact promotions@ibby-canada.org to schedule an appointment....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
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. With Ian Brown, award-winning author and a feature writer for...

Icon of the event Waterwalker
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Naturalist and artist, Bill Mason journeys by canoe into the Ontario wilderness where he witnesses the power of Lake Superior, and navigates the sometimes turbulent river waters of northern Ontario until he reaches their sour...

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 Oct 24
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 28
Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2017 fall session will host musicians, authors, explorers and more, don'...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 02
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 16
Thu Nov 23
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.