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Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2016 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Icon of the event Family Movie Night: The Angry Birds Movie
Fri Sep 16, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Come enjoy a family movie night with the Angry Birds Movie....

Icon of the event ND's Haunted House! TWO DAYS!
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Do you have what it takes to walk through Northern District's Haunted House? They say the Northern District Library is haunted and spirits linger the halls on Hallows Eve. Come out if you're up for a fright! All ages welco...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 29
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Armchair Travel
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Hillcrest

Join us for this charming travel slide presentation with raconteur Irwin Patterson. Ancient Southern France will be the topic of discussion.

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Moving Toronto: Underground with the TTC
Thu Sep 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Weilan Huang from T2P Films. He will discuss the signals and wayside signage used by the TTC subway operating crews. No registration required. This program will be held in Room 224.

Icon of the event Holocaust Education Week program at Richview
Wed Nov 02, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Richview

Join us at Richview Library for an afternoon of conversation with a Holocaust Survivor....

Icon of the event Colour My World Adult Colouring Group
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Summit

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 20
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 17
Thu Dec 01
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Humber Summit branch
Sat Nov 05, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Humber Summit

Learn how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater! Kids can try their hand at carding and spinning wool themselves.

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 Indie Author Day Event
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join us as we celebrate Indie Author Day. This event is designed to bring local writing communities together in their libraries to participate in author panels, book readings and signings, workshops, presentations and more....