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Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us on Fridays after school from 4-5 pm for special activities for children ages 8 to 12....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 27
Fri Dec 04
Fri Dec 11
Fri Dec 18
Fri Jan 08
Icon of the event Robert Davis Music and Comedy Show
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A fun family show filled with lovable songs, comical props and magical surprises.

Icon of the event The Loathsome Dragon Puppet Show
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Arm's Length Puppeteers will perform this tale using five marionettes. A king and his lovely daughter are very close. Then, the King falls in love with a beautiful but wicked enchantress who, in a jealous rage, turns the prin...

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Mon Feb 22, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Dalton Higgins is an international Performing Arts & Music Concert presenter, National Magazine Award-winning journalist, author, boutique PR consultant, blogger and TV/radio broadcaster....

Icon of the event MOVIE NIGHT: A Christmas Story
Fri Dec 11, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Relax and enjoy a free movie at the library. This program is drop-in; no registration required. Don't forget to bring a snack!...

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Squeezebox Accordion Virtuoso
Tue Feb 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Victoria Village

From street music to concert hall, accordion music stretches across cultures and eras. The accordion is capable of great musical range and virtuosity, and after our musical journey by Soundstreams you will see this remarkable...

Icon of the event  Applefun Puppet Show - Robin Hood and the Dragon
Sun Jan 17, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with Robin Hood and the Dragon. Join Applefun Puppetry for 45-minutes of puppet show fun. Oh no! The Sheriff has stolen the money! The best way to get it back? A dancing contest of course! Aft...

Icon of the event Holiday Family Movie
Wed Dec 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Port Union

Bring the whole family to see "Shaun the Sheep Movie" and enjoy a wonderful children's movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments and your friends for an afternoon of fun.

Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Learn how to develop your visual storytelling skills in this 4 week session....

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 26
Icon of the event Ethnic Minorities and Mental Illness: a Film Screening of PANDI
Mon Dec 07, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a screening of PANDI (80 mins), a documentary about one man's struggle with mental illness as an immigrant from India trying to make a career in film - his greatest passion. Q&A will follow with filmmaker Maria-Sa...