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Icon of the event Summer Afternoon Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and watch a movie. Call 416-396-8916 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Accessing and Preserving Your Family Heirlooms
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation is of particular interest to genealogical researchers and explores best practices for storing personal treasures with a focus on paper records. Participants will learn how to care for their family history do...

Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation examines some of the highlights of the Archives of Ontario's extensive photograph collections, and explains how these records are managed and preserved. It showcases photographs produced by Ontario governmen...

Icon of the event Tea and Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join us on Friday afternoons at 2:00 for a series of classic films! No registration required. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 30
Fri Jul 14
Fri Aug 11
Fri Sep 08
Fri Oct 13
Icon of the event The Search for Richard III: England's Lost King
Tue Sep 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In 2012 the world's attention was suddenly focused on a small city in the middle of England. After years of research, hard work and fundraising, an archaeological dig was about to begin. The man in charge of the dig was looki...

Icon of the event **CANCELLED**French Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your French conversation skills, make new friends, and learn to speak French with confidence. For more details and to register, please call 416-395-5980....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 27
Icon of the event What Makes Toronto a Multicultural City?
Tue Jun 27, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Almost all cities have people of diverse ethnicities living in them. Yet diversity of population alone does not make a multicultural city. The latter comes about with the civil rights and equality of all citizens. In Canada, ...

Icon of the event The Zen of Writing
Wed Sep 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Charlotte Fielden , award winning writer presents an innovative writing workshop to encourage you to free up your imagination and write. Register at branch in person or call 416-393-7683.

Icon of the event Summer Family Film: Smurfs and The Lost Village
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in S...

Icon of the event The Sleeping Beauty: Puppet Show & Craft
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Wychwood

Presented by Ballet-let's talk about it! this music filled puppet show follows the plot of the ballet, The Sleeping Beauty, pairing the familiar tale with Tchaikovsky's especially composed score. The program will end with a s...