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Icon of the event Twisted Ones
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. Drop-in program. Space is limited, free tickets will be given out at 1:30pm. Daycares and large grou...

Icon of the event Teen Tech Half Day Event
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

This is a special event for teens that will include 3D printing, a maker craft, a magic show, games and refreshments....

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

The Legend of Marshmallow Island. A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instruction how to play it. For ages 4-13. Register in person or by calling 416-393-7717.

Icon of the event P.A. DAY Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

An afternoon movie the whole family will enjoy. All ages. No registration. Don't forget to bring your own refreshments!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 17
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Looking for something to do on your P.A. Day? Come and watch a fun movie at the library! We will be watching the 2016 live action version of Disney's "The Jungle Book". This movie is rated PG. No registration required. Groups...

Icon of the event Little Bear Movie
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a special PA Day screening of the animated movie Little Bear. Little Bear and Father Bear go camping and they meet a young bear named Cub and his friend Little Moose. They all survive various scrapes and hi-jinx. ...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Shakespeare in Action's TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club is a FREE readers' theatre program for children ages 7-12. Led by professional actors and educators, kids will explore one to three plays from The Comedy of Errors,...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Sat Feb 25
Icon of the event Afterschool Games
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Teens and Children can drop-in to enjoy some afterschool fun with games such as Jenga, Connect Four, Yahtzee, Snakes and Ladders, and more!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Wed Feb 15
Wed Feb 22
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Join award winning spoken word champion, Ian Keteku, as he leads a spoken word workshop this fall. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase their ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Mon Feb 27
Icon of the event Artist on Site at the Leaside Library
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Acrylic artist Norman Irwin will be working on site at the Leaside Library. Norman is a member of the Don Valley Art Club and has exhibited at the library several times. This is not a formal teaching session but Norman will...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30