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Icon of the event Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Join award winning Patrick de Belen, spoken word artist, youth mentor and arts educator as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 02
Mon Jan 09
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 23
Icon of the event Holiday Movie
Fri Dec 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Join us for a Holiday Movie....

Icon of the event Holiday Gaming
Wed Dec 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Enjoy your Winter Holiday with some time playing Games!...

Icon of the event Community Art Exhibition: Opening Night
Wed Dec 07, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join us and Artist in the Library Amy Wong for a special event celebrating the artistic works and talents of children, youth, and adults in the community....

Icon of the event Afternoon Movie: Danny Collins
Thu Dec 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Inspired by a true story, Al Pacino stars as aging 1970s rocker Danny Collins, who can't give up his hard-living ways. But when his manager (Christopher Plummer) uncovers a 40 year-old undelivered letter written to him by Joh...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Enjoy a P.A. Day Movie....

Icon of the event Let's Draw
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Newcomers to Canada or to English looking to practice language and learn drawing techniques. Every week is a different lesson, all lessons involve using language in some way....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 10
Thu Dec 01
Thu Jan 05
Icon of the event Cultural Identities and Writing City Stories
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Who are the authors behind Toronto's stories of the past, present and future? Join panelists John Lorinc, Senior Editor of Spacing magazine, Arlene Chan, contributor to The Ward, Jael Richardson, founder of the Festival of Li...

Icon of the event Develop the Artist in You - Theme: Arts & Culture
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Discover the joy of drawing, painting and learning about art history....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 12
Sat Nov 19
Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Shakespeare in Action's TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club is a FREE readers' theatre program for children ages 7-12. Led by professional actors and educators, kids will explore one to three plays from The Comedy of Errors...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 12
Sat Nov 19
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 03