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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Todmorden Mills visits Riverdale branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Try out historic toys and make your own old-fashioned plaything to take home! Drop-in.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits York Woods branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: York Woods

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...

Icon of the event Cyanotype Workshop
Thu Oct 13, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Artist in the Library - Geneviève Thauvette teaches the art of cyanotype. A photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print....

Icon of the event 100th Anniversary of Beaches Branch
Wed Oct 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Phillip H. Carter, the architect of the 2004 renovation of Beaches Branch, presents an illustrated history of the library's transition from the original Carnegie building of 1916 to the present modern version. Some of his ot...

Icon of the event Special FX Makeup Workshops
11:00 am - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join Artist in the Library - Geneviève Thauvette - for a Special FX makeup workshop. Registration limited. This workshop compliments the core "Momento Mori" program. Please contact the branch to register 416-394-1040.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 22
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie:  Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come in and enjoy a PA Day movie. "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" follows the exploits of eleven-year-old Alexander as he experiences the most terrible and horrible day of his young life, a day ...

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 05
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 19
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Kennedy/Eglinton branch
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Did you know that clay is a type of soil? You can find it in many places, usually along a river bank or in a stream. Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and paddle out of clay.

Icon of the event After School Movies
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Come out and watch a free movie at Oakwood Village library the last Friday of the month. Drop in, no registration required. Call the Oakwood Village Branch for movie titles, dates and times 416-394-1040.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 21
Icon of the event Afro Fusion Dance Workshop
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join Nadine Brown for an introduction to Afro Fusion Dance. A fusion of dance forms that involve African Technique, Urban African and African Diaspora dance styles. Incorporates music, such as Azonto, Makosa, Dancehall, Reg...