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Icon of the event Overcoming ?Us vs Them?: getting to deep diversity
Fri Jan 29, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What if our interactions with those different from us are strongly influenced by things happening below the radar of awareness, hidden even from ourselves? Shakil Choudhury in his book Deep Diversity explores this question an...

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 Feature Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Join us for a feature movie. Drop-In, space is limited.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 02
Sat Jan 30
Icon of the event Festive Music and Seasonal Readings with Rev.Tim Elliott and Judy Maddren
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Deer Park

Join the fabulous duo Rev. Tim Elliott and former CBC radio host Judy Maddren for a taste of the season. Sing along with musician Tim Elliott on the keyboard and listen to Judy Maddren reading excerpts from seasonal fare.

Icon of the event Holiday FUN!
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Deer Park

Pop-in for an afternoon of Christmas carols and a family craft....

Icon of the event All the Libraries Toronto
Thu Nov 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Daniel Rotsztain, a.k.a. the Urban Geographer, is a freelance artist, writer, and cartographer. Throughout 2015, Rotsztain visited every public library in Toronto and illustrated their exteriors, releasing the collection onli...

Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Toronto Zoo visits Victoria Village
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Wild for Cats!...

Icon of the event Gardens of the Loire Valley with Donna Fenice
Fri Nov 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Deer Park

Against the spectacular backdrop of the castles of the Loire Valley, Donna Fenice takes us on a tour of the most beautiful and interesting gardens in the region. "To create a beautiful garden," observed one gardener, "one nee...

Icon of the event Home Staging
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodside Square

Thinking of selling your home? Learn how to optimize the value of your home with successful staging. Presented by B2B Group, a group of professionals representing a number of industries. Registration begins Sept. 17th. Re...