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Icon of the event Cinema Italiano
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join fellow Italian Cinema lovers. Contemporary films from various genres will be screened each month (with English subtitles). To register call 416-393-7712 or speak to staff in branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 31
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 28
Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

This is an astounding music program of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat! The program will be held in the gymnasium of the Port Union Commu...

Icon of the event March Break Movie Day
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for an afternoon movie. Movie to be announced.

Icon of the event Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door:  Sing'n Spell
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

A musical participation concert using puppets, songs, spelling games, dancing, riddles and different languages to show children of all ages that reading is FUN! All are welcome, drop-in....

Icon of the event Super Seniors
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join us for a variety of activities from 1 to 2 pm. on Wednesdays. Drop-in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 10
Wed Jan 17
Wed Jan 24
Wed Jan 31
Wed Feb 07
Icon of the event Movie Day -  Surf's Up 2: Wave Mania
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Cody, Chicken Joe and Lani are back in their most epic adventure yet! The most radical surfing dream team, The Hang Five puts Cody and his friends to the test and teaches them the meaning of teamwork as they journey to the mo...

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 Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Icon of the event Daily Poetics:  How to Make Poetry Into A Way of Life with Samuel Guest
Thu Apr 05, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Poet and blogger Samuel Guest will delve into what it means to add poetry into your daily life. He will explain how personal experience is a key part of poetry, and how writing and reading poetry can bring a better understan...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Fun Movie
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event Repainting Perceptions: Free Art Classes
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

This project will consist of a series of portraiture/narrative painting workshops which will culminate in an exhibition and a public engagement piece. These workshops will provide space for Flemingdon Park and Thorncliffe res...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07