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Icon of the event Eureka! Making & Shaking Magic Show
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Humberwood

Entertainer, Chris Van Krieken, will teach the children about some of the greatest makers and shakers the world has known. Do you think Mrs. Gates was sorry she told her son to play with his toys in the garage? What ever ha...

Icon of the event Summer Movie Afternoon:
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun feature family movie in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Friday Summer Kids Movies
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Taylor Memorial

Children are invited to come and enjoy Friday afternoon at the movies. Please call 416-396-8940 for a listing of the movies.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 04
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Icon of the event Hip Hop Dance
Thu Jul 03, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Humberwood

Come and learn some hip hop dance moves.

Icon of the event The Wisdom Box interactive
Mon Jun 09, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of National Aboriginal History Month - please join us for these lively teachings for all ages in the Palmerston Library Theatre. The "Wisdom Box" contains many items representing First Nations teachings, cultur...

Icon of the event Lotus Lantern Making
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Palmerston

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by making a Lotus Lantern with artist, Tai Kim. All ages welcome. Please phone 416-393-7680 to register.

Icon of the event Fulfill Your Travel Dreams
Fri May 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Award-winning travel writer Heather Greenwood Davis (globetrottingmama.com) talks about the incredible year that she and her husband spent travelling the world with their two kids, hitting 29 countries on six continents....

Icon of the event The Monkey Queen: Journey to the East
Wed May 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Storyteller Diana Tso tells the story of "The Monkey Queen." In this twist on the legend of the Monkey King, Monkey Queen is born in the West and travels to the East in search of her ancestral roots....

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Dundas

Join Shakespeare in Action (SIA) for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, wizards, potions, ghosts, swords and witches in some of the greatest stories ever told. In this free, six-week program, professional ac...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night:
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Watch a monthly movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 15
Thu Jun 12
Thu Jul 17
Thu Aug 14