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Icon of the event Canadian Arabic Orchestra
Sat May 06, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for an afternoon of music with the Canadian Arabic Orchestra....

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 09
Tue May 23
Tue Jun 13
Tue Jun 27
Tue Jul 11
Icon of the event Fantastic Friday!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

It's Summer Reading Club 2017 and Canada's 150th birthday! Celebrate with fun games and activities, creative crafts, books and surprises on Fantastic Fridays at the library. For ages 6 to 12. Drop-in, no registration required...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Fandom Friday
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Looking for recommendations on the next anime or tv show to watch or just want to chat with other fans? Celebrate fandoms and 'feels' and bond over your favourite characters, shows, comics, and video games with others teens l...

Icon of the event Rabbit and Bear Paws Puppet Show
Wed Jul 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Find out how a faithful dog saves the day in this funny and touching puppet show! Travel back to the dawn of history, when all the animals lived in harmony with each other... until a council must decide what to do about human...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie!
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day with us. Enjoy a feature movie! Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the showtime. Space is limited.First come, first- Served.

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives Final Slam
Fri May 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join award winning spoken word champions and other youth from across the city for a night of artistic poetic talent. The top 4 winners of this final slam will have an opportunity to be featured in the newest poetry slam festi...

Icon of the event Saturday afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the show. Space is limited, first-come, first-served.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 15
Sat Aug 19
Icon of the event (Ab)Original Stories From Down Under
Fri Jul 21, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Larry Brandy is an Aboriginal performer from Australia. He comes from the Wiradjuri Nation in New South Wales. He is passionate about sharing his culture with all ages. In his performance participants become emus, kangaroos a...

Icon of the event Henna Design
Sat May 27, 2017 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Port Union

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month at the library and get a free henna design on your hand. Children under 12 must have a parent/guardian present to receive a henna application.