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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Bring your family and friends to a feature movie at the library. Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the showing. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
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4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Open to children ages 9-12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an i...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 06
Thu Oct 08
Tue Oct 13
Thu Oct 15
Tue Oct 20
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Activities based on your favourite book series! Ages 6-12. Drop-in only....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 22
Icon of the event Let's Play Jeopardy
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Children will learn about the Toronto 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games, geography, history and more. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

Icon of the event Benny Walker: Live from Australia
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Victorian Indigenous singer/songwriter Benny Walker inherited his passion for music from his father and grandfathers, all talented musicians in their own right. Walker formed his first band at the age o...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Wychwood
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wychwood

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event African Roots in the Music of the Americas
Wed Jul 08, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Gear up for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan American Games by exploring the soulful sounds of the music of the Americas. Lionel Williams and his trio take you on a musical journey through the North and South American contin...

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Wed Jul 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Port Union

Children should come dressed up in their favourite costumes and use their imaginations to create and perform a skit. For ages 6-10. No registration is required. Limit of 40 children.

Icon of the event West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the drums. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in.