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Icon of the event Friday Night Movie
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a movie Friday evenings at Parkdale Library. Fun for the whole family! Please call the branch to find out movie titles. Sometimes movies start at 5:30. Please call the branch to confirm. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 01
Fri Dec 08
Fri Dec 15
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event The Love Lettering Project Adult Workshop
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Do you love Parkdale? Do you love to write?...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 22
Icon of the event Aabiziingwashi (#WideAwake) Community Film Screening: How the Fiddle Flows
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

It's high summer in southern Saskatchewan and a rollicking tune fills the night. Four master Metis fiddlers play to the tapping toes of a lively crowd....

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer
Sat Dec 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: McGregor Park

Come and enjoy a classic Christmas movie....

Icon of the event The Journey of the Sitar in Indian Classical Music
Thu Nov 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Dr. Swarn Lata will talk about her book The Journey of the Sitar in Indian Classical Music: Origin, History and Playing Styles. The talk will be followed by a musical performance on the sitar.

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This exciting program challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally. This presentation i...

Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come join us in discovering poetry!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 06
Wed Jan 03
Wed Feb 07
Wed Mar 07
Icon of the event Polyphonic Ground Conversations: Inclusive Programming for Programmers
Tue Nov 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Do you want to expand your music audience? Diversify your revenue streams?...

Icon of the event Live in the Library with Sistema Toronto
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sunlife Financial Instrument Lending Library brings you Live in the Library with Sistema Toronto. Come and enjoy a performance by Sistema students from Parkdale Public School under the direction of Taylor Nelles-McGee....