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Icon of the event Heritage Trees-Preserving our Natural Roots
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Taylor Memorial

The questions, "What is a heritage tree?" and "Why is it important to protect them?" are answered in this lively, illustrated talk. Drawing on the Ontario Heritage Tree Alliance?s toolkit and using a special red oak found in ...

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

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Icon of the event Puppet Show
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Pape/Danforth

Join us for a puppet show, The Fat Cat. Based on a folktale....

Icon of the event Poetry - developing your spoken word skill and style
Sat Apr 18, 2015 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join the members of the Ashdale Writers Group and spoken word poet Andrea Thompson with readings followed by a spoken word performance. Weather permitting Andrea will perform on the outdoor patio in the heart of the Gerrard I...

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Pape/Danforth
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come experience the Museum of Inuit Art artifacts from their hands-on collection, play traditional Inuit games and make your own piece of art to take home....

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

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Icon of the event Celebrate Greek Culture
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Pape/Danforth

Have fun and learn with stories, songs and rhymes in Greek....

Icon of the event Puppet Club
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

Sign up for four Fridays of Puppetry Fun Ages 8-12. Call branch for more details


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01