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Icon of the event Writing the City
Sat Sep 23, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Write a Love Letter to Parkdale. Seal it, then leave it somewhere in the community where someone will find it and read it. Or just take it home to read yourself. The Love Letter events introduce the upcoming writer's worksho...

Icon of the event Writing the City
Thu Sep 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Write a Love Letter to Parkdale. Seal it, then leave it somewhere in the community where someone will find it and read it. Or just take it home to read yourself. The Love Letter events introduce the upcoming writer's worksho...

Icon of the event 12th Annual Storytelling Night
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us in the heart of Little India for an evening of oral storytelling told by both experienced and emerging storytellers. Stories will be family-friendly and selected from various cultures....

Icon of the event Make a Film in a Day with TIFF
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop encourages students to experience the art of filmmaking first-hand. Working collaboratively under the guidance of TIFF's pros, they will write, pitch and shoot a short film....

Icon of the event Family Movies
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

G Rated movies for the whole family....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 25
Icon of the event Caribbean Folk Songs & Calypso
Fri Jul 28, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live music performances and stories reveal the Caribbean roots of the calypso art form and how the music spread to the world and to Canada....

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club - Where the wild things are
Wed Jul 26, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Report on a book. And then watch the puppet version of Maurice Sendak's Where the wild things are and make a little monster of your own to take home. Drop-in.

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

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the show. Space is limited, first-come, first-served.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 15
Sat Aug 19
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Family Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Come and enjoy movies suitable for the whole family. For more information call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Launch Party with Singalong Tim &Lori
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join the TD Summer Reading Club. And then sing, dance and laugh along with Tim and Lori. Drop-in.