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Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day 150 - Sharkwater
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Downsview

Driven by a life-long fascination with sharks, filmmaker Rob Stewart sets out to dispel the myth that these majestic creatures are bloodthirsty, merciless monsters who prowl the seas in search of tasty swimmers....

Icon of the event Saturday Family Movie: Moana
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us in the auditorium Saturday afternoons from 2-4 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 15
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 10
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Umbrella Thief
Thu May 25, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Someone or something keeps stealing umbrellas from Kiri Mama's Umbrella Stand. Find out who this thief is. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Heidi Dahlsveen
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

From Norway, storyteller Heidi Dahlsveen, one of the pioneers of the European storytelling movement, teaches the art of storytelling at the Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, and tours her performances ...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join award winning spoken word champion, Lishai Peel, as she leads a spoken word workshop. This workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase their artisti...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 04
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 18
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event Across Canada by Story
Tue Apr 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In his 45-year career as what The Globe and Mail called 'a publishing icon' Doug Gibson knew them all. He worked with Alice Munro and with authors named MacLennan, Davies, Mitchell...and politicians named Trudeau, Mulroney an...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Royal Ontario Museum visits Jane/Sheppard
Sat May 13, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Pharaohs, Pyramids, and Scarabs...

Icon of the event Japanese Swordsmanship: Katori Shinto Ryu
Sat May 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

A demonstration and lecture by members of Toronto Kenjutsu, a group devoted to the ancient art of the Japanese sword. The style called "Katori Shinto Ryu" is one of the oldest extant martial arts in the world, designated as a...

Icon of the event Accessing and Preserving Your Family Heirlooms
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation is of particular interest to genealogical researchers and explores best practices for storing personal treasures with a focus on paper records. Participants will learn how to care for their family history do...

Icon of the event Anime Movie Flick for Teens
Thu Apr 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us at the Jane Sheppard Library for a fun Anime movie night. All teens are welcome. For more information please call 416-395-5966.