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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 Movie Mania
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Join us for a family movie and popcorn! Bring a blanket, pillow, or favourite toy. Free, limited number of tickets to be given out 30 minutes before the start of the program....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 21
Sat Jun 28
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 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 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 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....