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Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Morningside

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 11
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Regina Machado
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Fairview

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Celebrated Sao Paulo storyte...

Icon of the event Life As We Know It
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Filmmaker/visual humourist Cameron Tingley presents his short films and shares his observations of modern society. Step back from the hubbub of daily life to look at contemporary society with fresh eyes. It will make you laug...

Icon of the event Music for the 21st Century: the 3rd annual FilkOntario Concert at the Merril
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection and FilkOntario are co-sponsoring the 3rd Annual Filk Festival, Music for the 21st Century. Music will be created in the lower level of the Lillian Smith Branch on Saturday, March 21, star...

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Morningside

East End Storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Little Red Riding Hood
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sanderson

Come see this exciting puppet show that retells the classic story of Little Red Riding Hood!...

Icon of the event Fabric Painting
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Artists from the Textile Museum of Canada will show you the various ways you can use to paint on fabric. For ages 12-17. Registration starts on Jan.13, 2015. For more information, please call Fairview Library at 416-395-57...

Icon of the event Andrew ?Too Tall? Queen: STRETCH with Too Tall
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Andrew gets families moving and grooving with this action-packed performance. Kids will be on their feet, tying to keep up with all the wacky movements and calls and repeats....

Icon of the event Newcomer Youth Club
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

A great volunteering opportunity for newcomer youth and for other youth who enjoy giving support to their fellow teens while earning volunteer hours. The club meets twice a month. Activities include book discussions, reading...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 26
Thu Mar 12
Thu Mar 26
Thu Apr 16
Icon of the event Chinese New Year
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm. Free Chinese New Year scr...