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Icon of the event Benny Walker: Live from Australia
Fri Aug 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Victorian Indigenous singer/songwriter Benny Walker inherited his passion for music from his father and grandfathers, all talented musicians in their own right. Walker formed his first band at the age o...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Bring a friend or just come by yourself and enjoy movies at the library. This is a drop-in program on a first-come, first-serve basis. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 22
Icon of the event Have Fun With Poetry
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Humberwood

Honey Novick is a singer/songwriter/voice teacher/poet. A member of both the League of Canadian Poets and SOCAN, she has extensive experience with poetry which will be showcased in this interactive presentation with students...

Icon of the event Movie Mania
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Drop in to the cool library on a hot summer day to relax with a fun family flick!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 04
Tue Aug 11
Tue Aug 18
Icon of the event Anyone Can Learn to Draw (Yes, that  Means YOU)
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Three short, easy lessons will give you the tools you need to begin expressing yourself through drawing. Drawing materials, animal skulls and other oddities, encouragement, and handouts for every lesson will be provided. 3 ho...

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us on Fridays after school from 4-5 pm for special activities for children ages 8 to 12....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Evelyn Gregory

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Join us on Monday afternoons to watch a selection of great movies for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 06
Thu Aug 13
Thu Aug 20
Thu Aug 27
Icon of the event WHIMZ! Live Animal Program
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will meet a variety of live animals at the library. Registration begins July 18th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.