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Icon of the event DJ Workshop with ScratchLab
Tue Aug 16, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Join Scratch Lab in a workshop that examines basic DJ techniques and the evolution of mp3 software in the DJing world. In this 2 hour session everyone will learn the basics of how to mix, match & scratch records, just like th...

Icon of the event Reptilia Meet & Greet
Tue Jul 19, 2016 | 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! Ages 3+...

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...

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 Film Club: Pipelines, Power and Democracy
Wed Sep 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

When it comes to fossil fuels, political power doesn't always lie where we think it does. Over the course of two years, director Olivier D. Asselin documented the growth of an anti-pipeline movement in Quebec that rekindled a...

Icon of the event Dorset Park Day - Debbie's Balloon Show
Sat Jul 16, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show: packed with games, incredible balloon costumes, magic, cool music and lots of wide smiles. Watch Debbie as she transforms a volunteer into balloon...

Icon of the event Intro to Kung-fu
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join the Shaolin Cultural Centre of Canada as they discuss the history and influence of Kung-fu in Canada. Enjoy amazing demonstrations, and experience a short class....

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 Jul 29
Fri Aug 26
Fri Sep 23
Icon of the event Quintessential Bellydance
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Dancer Evyenia Karmi will be offering a glimpse into the exotic world of bellydance. Participants will observe and learn a short choreography with movements from her book "Quintessential Bellydance," winner of The Beverly Hil...

Icon of the event Saturday Book to Movie Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 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 02
Sat Aug 13
Sat Sep 10
Sat Oct 08