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Icon of the event Canada's Birthday Party
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Come celebrate Canada's birthday at the library!

Icon of the event Disney Family Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a free family movie every Friday this summer. 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....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Comics/Komiks Meet-Up
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Presented by the Toronto Public Library in partnership with Kwentong Bayan Collective (www.lcpcomicbook.com), a regular workspace for those wishing to network, create and bring their comics/komiks to completion. Some materia...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 10
Mon Jul 17
Mon Jul 24
Mon Aug 14
Mon Aug 21
Icon of the event #HERESMYCANADA with Historica Canada
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Here's My Canada is a multilingual, nation-wide contest inviting Canadians to express what Canada means to them in a 30-second video....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 11
Tue Jul 18
Icon of the event Caregiver Appreciation Day
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

In Partnership with Kwentong Bayan Collective, the Library will host an event for our caregivers to create postcards to send home and relax in a supportive environment. All caregivers are welcome to come discuss their experi...

Icon of the event Once upon a time in China - Chinese Movie Night
Fri Jul 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

This Martial Arts classic features Jet Li in a defining moment for Hong Kong movie-making and his career. Based on a 19th century struggle, Li plays master Wong Fei-Hung, who was enlisted to help ward off foreign encroachment...

Icon of the event Place au cinéma:  La belle et la bête
Wed Aug 02, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:45 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Belle est une jeune femme intelligente et instruite que tous les gens de son village trouvent étrange. Quand le père de Belle est capturé par une bête féroce, l'intrépide jeune femme n'hésite pas une seconde et part à sa resc...

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - Beauty and the Beast
Fri Sep 15, 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 Reptilia Meet & Greet
Wed Jul 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Would you like to meet an alligator? Reptilia features "Mister Toothy" along with a tortoise, lizards, and more. Stop by the library this summer to get up and personal with a few interesting critters!...

Icon of the event Saturday Book to Movie Club
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Read the book then see the film! Pape/Danforth Library will show a movie based on a book once a month. Enjoy reading the book then see how it translates on film....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 15
Sat Aug 12