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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Weston
Sat Nov 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event Halloween Howl Family Night
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come in costume ready to scare up a ?howling good time?! Shiver to scary stories, go on a pumpkin hunt and make your very own batty headband! For families with children ages 6 and up.

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

Watch a new feature movie on the last Wednesday of every month....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 28
Icon of the event Fall Book Sale
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Missed our Spring Book Sale? You are in luck!...

Icon of the event Planners in Public Spaces - Community Engagement
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Planners in Public Spaces (PiPS) is a public engagement initiative by the City of Toronto Planning Division to bring planners to the people and provide opportunities for the public to engage with City Planners, one-on-one, o...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Spoken word artist, Ikenna "Open Secret" Onyegbula, will be leading this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to s...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 11
Icon of the event Bohemians In Brooklyn: Beaches Reads 2015
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Read a great book - The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter, by Carson McCullers - and join us for a lively book discussion led by local personality and musician Michelle Mayers.

Icon of the event Star Wars Reads Day
Sat Oct 10, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Attention all young Jedi, Sith, Stormtroopers, and Wookies! Join us in marking the 4th annual Star Wars Reads Day at the library! Celebrate all things Star Wars and reading with activities and games! Drop into the library any...