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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 Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us in discovering poetry. All are welcome who are interested in learning about, sharing and discussing diverse collections of poetry. This is not a writer's circle. Come prepared to share a favorite poem....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 02
Wed Jan 06
Wed Feb 03
Wed Mar 02
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...

Icon of the event Colouring for All Ages
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Come and join us for an afternoon of colouring and relaxation. Colouring pages will be available for all ages - children, teens and adults!

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 28
Tue Dec 29
Wed Dec 30
Icon of the event Tafelmusik Presents Le Mozart Noir
Mon Feb 08, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Special guest speaker Jeanne Lamon, Tafelmusik's Chief Artistic Advisor, introduces this film about the life of Joseph Boulogne (Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges), a remarkable black musician in 18th century France known as ?le ...

Icon of the event Friday Movie Nights
Ongoing event running from Fri Oct 02, 2015 - Fri Jun 24, 2016

Come out and watch a free movie at Parkdale library every Friday evening. Drop in, no registration required. Call the Parkdale Branch for movie titles, dates and times 416-393-7686

Icon of the event Rap N' Roll
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...