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Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Despicable Me 3
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist. Rated PG: 1hr 30min

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Cars 3
Fri Nov 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race care in the world. Rated PG: 1hr 50min

Icon of the event 2017 Geocaching International Film Festival - GIFF
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

"With every new incredible geocache container, every clever hide, every log that reads like an epic journey, it becomes apparent: the geocaching community is one of the most creative groups of people on the planet. At this ye...

Icon of the event Cartooning for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us for a 4-week workshop with cartoonist Bob Kain,...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Captain Underpants
Fri Oct 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants. Rated PG:1hr 30min

Icon of the event Illustrator in Residence Launch Reception
Mon Oct 02, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Join us for the launch of the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program with illustrator Ashley Barron. Room 224 and the Gallery....

Icon of the event Illustrator in Residence Exhibit: Ashley Barron
Ongoing event running from Mon Oct 02, 2017 - Tue Oct 31, 2017
Location: Northern District

See the original art of Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, and the work of children's illustrator Joanne Fitzgerald....

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library with Ensemble Topaz
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Ensemble Topaz is pleased to present their diverse music and dance arts from Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus. An interactive one-hour session will include demonstrations of dance, music and rhythm. All are welcome. P...

Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

Icon of the event Power Kids: Kid Creators!
Sat Sep 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Create an invention needed in today's society and learn how to make a realistic model or prototype out of cardboard. Participants will learn about Amalia Pica's own cardboard sculptures, and how her work pays homage to histor...