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Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Party
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for games, activities, crafts and treats to celebrate the Summer Reading Club!

Icon of the event Colour all the Libraries in Toronto!
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Daniel Rotsztain, the Urban Geographer, is a freelance artist, writer, and cartographer. Throughout 2015, Rotsztain visited every public library in Toronto and illustrated their exteriors. Bring out your inner child and colou...

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 Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Weston

Join us for a feature film. Classics, new releases, and recent favourites....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 27
Wed Aug 17
Wed Aug 31
Wed Sep 14
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Kennedy/Eglinton branch
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Did you know that clay is a type of soil? You can find it in many places, usually along a river bank or in a stream. Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and paddle out of clay.

Icon of the event Summer Family Films
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Thurs. July 7 - The Good Dinosaur (PG: 1hr 33min)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Icon of the event Tug of War Puppet Show
Wed Jul 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a live puppet show called Tug of War. This story is based on an East African folktale. There will be a few short films following the show....

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

June 30-Brooklyn (PG:112min)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 27
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 MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Weston branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Weston

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...