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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 2017 winter sessions will host musicians, explorers, author...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 04
Thu May 11
Thu May 18
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 01
Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Piano Recital by Joan Zarry
Thu Jun 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Piano recital by Joan Zarry....

Icon of the event Puppet Show:  Anansi and the Moss Covered Rock
Thu Jul 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

West African tale from picture book by Eric Kimmel. Anansi the spider used a strange rock to trick the other animals, until Bush Deer teaches him a lesson. Followed by a short film....

Icon of the event Puppet Show and Wrap-up Party
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Watch the very entertaining Dr. Desote, a mouse dentist who treats a fox with a bad tooth. Based on the picture book by William Steig. Stay afterward for our Summer Reading Club wrap-up party....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Historic Sites: Todmorden Mills visits Kennedy Eglinton
Sat May 06, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Try out historic toys and make your own old-fashioned plaything to take home. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event Summer Family Film: Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

A young woman whose father has been imprisoned by a terrifying beast offers herself in his place, unaware that her captor is actually a prince, physically altered by a magic spell. It's a tale as old as time! Rated PG: 1hr 24...

Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Mar 30-The Way (PG, 2hrs, Drama,Comedy)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 29
Thu Jul 27
Icon of the event Summer Family Film: The LEGO Batman Movie
Thu Jul 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Bruce Wayne must not only deal with the criminals of Gotham City, but also the responsibility of raising a boy he adopted. Rate PG: 1hr 40min

Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Fri Aug 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

This program gives kids the opportunity to learn about ballet as a storytelling medium. Children learn basic ballet positions, discover their own ability to convey emotions through movement, see brief selections performed by ...

Icon of the event National Film board of Canada presents:
Fri Aug 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, come and watch a series of short films all about Indigenous Legends!