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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 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 Yorkville
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Yorkville

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

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 Movie and Craft
Fri Oct 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Dress up and join us for a Halloween themed craft! Then enjoy Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone on the big screen! Children must be supervised by a parent or caregiver....

Icon of the event Halloween Storytime and Craft
Fri Oct 27, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for a special Halloween storytime and craft for children ages 2-6 and their caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.

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. With Ian Brown, award-winning author and a feature writer for...