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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 Learn Magic Tricks for Teens
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a live magic show performance and an interactive workshop that will demonstrate and teach you how to do magic tricks! Our magician for the day is Ayan Deb....

Icon of the event Books to Film
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

*Please note this program now starts at 5 pm*...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 28
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 22
Icon of the event Nut Job 2; nutty by nature
Wed Jan 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Port Union

Bring your friends and join us to watch this great movie for the whole family to enjoy. Surly Squirrel and the gang have returned to Liberty Park, but maybe not for long! Come and find out what the greedy mayor wants to do to...

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event Bob the Magician's Family Magic Show
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

An entertaining magic show that guarantees to entertain audiences of all ages, combining side-splitting comedy and audience participation for kids. Registration begins Feb. 14. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.

Icon of the event Power Youth
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Want to learn what it means to be a contemporary artist or to make contemporary art? Artist in residence Karen Darricades shows you how to tell your story through diverse media. Use photos, GIFs and more to create art install...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 19
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 Shadow Girl: watch the film and meet the filmmaker
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us at the Gerrard Art Space for a screening of Shadow Girl, an intimate first-person film about disability rights that follows Chilean-born filmmaker María Teresa Larraín?s journey into the depths of blindness. This powe...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 12
Sat Jan 13
Icon of the event Magician Owen Anderson: The Happy Hour Magic Show
Sat Mar 10, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

45 minutes of magic, mirth, and mayhem with magician Owen Anderson. Lots of audience participation, cool magic tricks, loads of laughs for the kids....