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Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event Star Wars Fan Day
Fri Dec 16, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Come celebrate with us during our Star Wars themed day! Enjoy crafts, activities and even a light saber battle! Feel free to get dressed up in your favourite Star Wars character.

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry Festival
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for an evening celebrating and sharing dynamic and diverse artistic poetic creativity. For more information, call 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Hello, My Name is Doris". Rated R, 1hr 35mins. Stars: Sally Field, Max Greenfield, Tyne Daly.

Icon of the event Christmas Caroling and Puppet Show
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Cliffcrest

Sing holiday classics and watch "The Elves and the Shoemaker" puppet show.

Icon of the event Cartoons and Comics Workshop With Tim Comrie (Age 8-12)
Tue Dec 06, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a free workshop on Cartoons and Comics basics with grahic artist Tim Comrie...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Secret Life of Pets
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

A terrier named Max's quiet life is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray, who Max instantly dislikes. Rated: PG 1hr 25min

Icon of the event Film Club: Things Arab Men Say
Wed Nov 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

This engaging documentary introduces us to Jay, Ghassan, Faisal, Adnan, Falah, Bashar and Ramey, who spend an afternoon in a barber shop discussing work, family, politics, and religion while getting haircuts and a shave. We b...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Make Some Noise - Introduction to Sound Poetry
Tue Nov 29, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Sound poetry is a strange type of literary performance that your English teacher just can't handle. In this workshop, we will listen to and create sound poems that focus on the sound of language. Things may get weird so be pr...

Icon of the event The Great American Songbook?  Part 2
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Professional musician/musicologist Jordan Klapman takes us on a very entertaining (and educational!)...