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Icon of the event Comic Book Workshop
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Create your very own comic book with Evan Munday! Author and illustrator of the Dead Kid Detective Agency Series, Evan will guide you through the process of writing and illustrating comic books. Come and bring your ideas to ...

Icon of the event Hola Ninos
9:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Children learn the basic language structure of Spanish through games and activities. For children aged 5-12 years old. Registration is required. Call 647-404-2235.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 05
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Sat Dec 26
Sat Jan 02
Icon of the event Holiday Open House
Wed Dec 02, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season together! Holiday stories and tree trimming starting at 4pm. Craft table for children from 4:30-6:30pm. Enjoy good music along with refreshments!...

Icon of the event A Day on the Shore
Ongoing event running from Thu Dec 10, 2015 - Sat Dec 12, 2015
Mimico Centennial

Mixed Company Theatre presents Rex Deverell's "A Day on the Shore", stories of the Lakeshore brought to the stage by a talented multi-generational cast. Performances on Thurs. & Fri. December 10 & 11 at 6:30 p.m. and Matinee ...

Icon of the event Acro Violini Concert
Mon Dec 14, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us in the main lobby for a classical music performance! Passionate and talented students from Acro Violini will temporarily transform the library into a concert hall-performing works from Haydn, Vivaldi, Schubert, Pachel...

Icon of the event Winter Break Movies for Kids
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join us for a great children?s movie. Drop in, no registration required. For more information, please call the branch at 416-395-5440.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 21
Tue Dec 22
Wed Dec 23
Mon Dec 28
Tue Dec 29
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 A Greek Christmas: A Family Celebration in Greek
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 11:15 am - 11:55 am

Songs & stories in Greek. Make a Christmas Craft. For parents and caregivers with children ages 2 to 6 years. With presenter Danai Florou. Please register in the branch.

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - Inside Out
Fri Jan 15, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

Icon of the event Katori Shinto Ryu Demonstration
Thu Feb 04, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us for a demonstration of the techniques of Katori Shinto Ryu performed by Toronto Kenjutsu. Katori Shinto Ryu is a Japanese style of swordsmanship practiced since 1460 AD. It is considered the most ancient of all the ma...