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Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie:  The Nut Job 2 - Nutty By Nature
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

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 Strange Journey
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

"Strange Journey" is a multimedia performance based on stories, pictures and dances created by participating children and the visiting artists. Workshops begin in September, with the final performance on Saturday, December 9.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 28
Wed Nov 29
Tue Dec 05
Wed Dec 06
Tue Jan 09
Icon of the event Caribbean Playground - Malaika's Costume
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join Nadia Hohn, author of Malaika's Costume and explore Caribbean songs, rhymes, and games that Malaika would learn and play in her schoolyard. This is an interactive, lively and musical workshop featuring a reading of Malai...

Icon of the event March Break Movie - Title TBA
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a free family movie for March Break. 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 Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Mon Mar 05, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Cinéma familial
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Venez voir un bon film à la Bibliothèque. Le titre sera annoncé un mois à l'avance. En français....

Icon of the event Puppet Show - Title TBA
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a puppet show at Pape/Danforth Library this March Break! Fun for the whole family....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 13
Fri Mar 16
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Montgonery's Inn visits Mimico
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Mimico Centennial

Step back in time with staff from Montgomery's Inn Historic Site and experience what life was like at the Inn. Enjoy a 19th century dance, create an old-fashioned toy and investigate historic objects!

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movies
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Nothing to do this PA Day, join us for a special movie feature....

Icon of the event Holiday Open House
Wed Nov 29, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season together. Help us put up and decorate our Christmas tree. Refreshments provided....

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.