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Icon of the event Teen Flix
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sit back and wrap up March Break with a fun movie....

Icon of the event Friday Film
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bring the whole family and join us for an afternoon at the movies! Title TBD. Tickets will be available 30 minutes before the show on a first-come, first-served basis....

Icon of the event Family Film: Shaun the Sheep Movie
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets more action than he bargained for. Rated: G:85min

Icon of the event Mysterion!
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

A magic show featuring mentalism, the supernatural, spoon bending, mind reading, ESP and mad science. For children 6-12 years old. Registration begins Feb. 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limite...

Icon of the event Name of the Tree Puppet Show
Wed Mar 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Animals searching for food find a tree with fruit but are unable to reach the branches unless they know the name of the tree. Based on the African story retold by Celia Lottridge.

Icon of the event Disarming Conflict: Why Peace Cannot Be Won on the Battlefield
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Wars fought over the past quarter century have been a spectacular failure. The overwhelming majority end in military stalemate and are settled at the negotiating table, with the grievances that led to the war still unresolved...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Port Union

Bring the whole family to enjoy a wonderful children's movie. You can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for more information at 416-396-8885.

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 Mind Reading ft. Mysterion
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Join us a mind blowing magic show featuring mentalism, the supernatural, spoon bending, mind reading, ESP and mad science....

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Electric Counterpoint
Thu Mar 10, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Minimalist music is characterised by the repetition of short phrases that change gradually, producing a hypnotic effect. From techno to jazz, it can be heard in numerous genres and styles around the world and has inspired art...