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Icon of the event Let's Draw
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The skill of drawing is not unlike the skill of speaking. You are trying to make a point. Help your language along visually, draw, talk and network here at the Library!


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 29
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Icon of the event Friday Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a free movie at the library! Please see upcoming dates below, and ask Pape/Danforth staff for more information (416-393-7727)...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 24
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event Romeo and / or Juliet: Ryan North at the Merril Collection
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Noted graphic novelist Ryan North will launch his new graphic novel Romeo and/or Juliet at the Merril Collection of Science Fiction, in the 3rd floor reading room on Saturday June 11, 7PM - 9:30PM.

Icon of the event Aga Khan Museum's
Tue Jul 05, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Catherine Graham, storyteller and poet, will tell tales inspired by the upcoming exhibit at the Aga Khan Museum, Marvellous Creatures: Animals in Islamic Art....

Icon of the event Babies' Hangout
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Bring your baby to hang out, enjoy simple activities, and play with other babies while you get a chance to socialize with other parents and caregivers! Librarians Sarah and Mariam will be on hand to provide early reading tips...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 03
Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2016 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 26
Thu Jun 02
Thu Jun 09
Thu Jun 16
Thu Jun 23
Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Classical Violin and Piano Recital
Thu Jun 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

"Honouring Robert Schumann" (d.1856). Classical violin and piano recital with historical commentary highlighting the life and music of this composer and his contemporaries. With Susan Spier on violin and Catherine Maguire at ...

Icon of the event Friday Movie Matinee
Fri May 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a movie in celebration of Asian Heritage Month!...

Icon of the event Summer Family Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a free family movie 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 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event Teen Meetups for Newcomers
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 20, 2016 - Mon Jul 25, 2016
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come and spend one hour with our Youth advisory Group members (teen volunteers). You can chat with them about anything in your life as a student in a new culture. They will answer your questions such as how to make new friend...