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Icon of the event Eureka! Making & Shaking Magic Show
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Humberwood

Entertainer, Chris Van Krieken, will teach the children about some of the greatest makers and shakers the world has known. Do you think Mrs. Gates was sorry she told her son to play with his toys in the garage? What ever ha...

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 Friday Summer Kids Movies
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Taylor Memorial

Children are invited to come and enjoy Friday afternoon at the movies. Please call 416-396-8940 for a listing of the movies.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 04
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Icon of the event Hip Hop Dance
Thu Jul 03, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Humberwood

Come and learn some hip hop dance moves.

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 Storytelling and Arts Festival
Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Morningside

Join us for our Annual Storytelling & Arts Festival celebrating the arts, literature and storytelling. Call 416-396-8881 for more information.

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 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...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Eatonville
Sat May 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eatonville

Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors...

Icon of the event Singing Out - Pride. Music. Belonging.
Thu May 22, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Celebrate World Pride 2014 with a special performance by Singing Out, Toronto's largest LGBTQ Community Chorus. Now in its 22nd year, Singing Out is a mixed-voice choir that welcomes singers of diverse backgrounds, sexual ori...