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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 Puppets and Songs with Jay Wilson
Sat Jan 23, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Don Mills

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with this interactive variety show that features original children?s songs, a demonstration of three types of puppets, (marionette, finger, sock and large) and 2 rod puppets from Greek mytholog...

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 Family Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Enjoy a family movie on a big screen.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 02
Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 19, 2015 | 11:00 am - 11:00 am
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 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 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 Gingerbread Decorating for Teens
Fri Dec 11, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

Come and join the gingerbread party! Design and decorate your very own gingerbread creation for the holidays. For ages 12-19. Space is limited, register in person or by phone at 416-395-5710.

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.