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Wed Aug 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Come join us for a wild and funny magic show with "Mr. Oh!" as we finish off the TD Summer Reading Club with a bang!...

Icon of the event Stars of the African Safari
Wed Jul 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us to meet and greet some fantastic animals from the WILD African Safari. Learn about animal habitats, lifestyles and diets. No registration necessary for individuals & families. Daycares and large groups should call 416...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us on Monday afternoons to watch a selection of great movies for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Icon of the event Strings Attached Orchestra Chamber Group
Fri Jul 08, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Strings Attached Orchestra Chamber Group. Enjoy an assortment of music from the 17th to the 21st century. Popular music, Jazz and the Classics. All are welc...

Icon of the event Indigenous Legends & Stories: Films
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Join us in celebrating Aboriginal History Month. We will be showing 8 short movies from the National Film Board of Canada. From animation to 3D modelling, Mi'gmaq and Inuit traditions, these family-friendly films preserve Ind...

Icon of the event Native Hand Drumming & Singing with Aqua Nibii Waawaaskone
Wed Jun 15, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending library program invites you to enjoy a beautiful mix of traditional and contemporary hand drum music with singer~songwriter and storyteller, Aqua Nibii Waawaaskone. She honour...

Icon of the event Rainbow Jazz Quartet
Fri Jun 03, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library program brings you the Rainbow Jazz Quartet. Come enjoy an evening of light Jazz in the Library.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Textile Museum of Canada visits Oakwood Village Library
Sat May 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Learn how cloth is made and weave a bookmark to take home with you.

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month: Henna Art
Sat May 28, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Port Union

Get a free simple henna design on your hand, in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. For all ages. Children under 12 must have a parent/guardian present to receive a henna application. This drop-in program will be held in t...

Icon of the event Henna Designs
Fri May 27, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Celebrate the diversity of South Asian cultures with beautiful henna designs! Get a free, simple design on your hand. Kids and teens can also design their own patterns for our Design Contest!...