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Icon of the event Out of the Depths: The Blue Whale Story
Mon Aug 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Blue Whale story is uniquely Canadian story about the biggest mammal in the world. Find out about the tragic story of this majestic mammal, how it was recovered, salvaged, studied and how it found its new home in the Roya...

Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Fri Aug 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

This program gives kids the opportunity to learn about ballet as a storytelling medium. Children learn basic ballet positions, discover their own ability to convey emotions through movement, see brief selections performed by ...

Icon of the event Smurfs:  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 Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 15, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Take a break from the summer heat and watch a fun family movie indoors! Drop-in, no registration required. Simultaneous screenings of

Icon of the event Improv workshop with TIFF!
Fri Aug 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Do you have a flair for drama? Find out at this FREE workshop taught by TIFF Special Delivery! Have fun playing various improv games and performing short skits....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Escape the heat and watch a great film! Film titles will be announced in June. Dates: July 6, 13, 20, August 3, 10, 24 and 31

Icon of the event Summer Family Film: Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

A young woman whose father has been imprisoned by a terrifying beast offers herself in his place, unaware that her captor is actually a prince, physically altered by a magic spell. It's a tale as old as time! Rated PG: 1hr 24...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Escape the heat and watch a great film! Film titles will be announced in June. Dates: July 6, 13, 20, August 3, 10, 24 and 31

Icon of the event Summer Family Film: Pete's Dragon (2016)
Thu Aug 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. Rated PG: 1hr 40min

Icon of the event Super Science
Wed Aug 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Be amazed by dry ice demonstrations, bubbling potions, chemical reactions, amazing air pressure experiments and much more exciting science fun! For kids ages 4 and up. Free tickets will be available in the theatre lobby 30 mi...