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Icon of the event Afternoon @ The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for popular and entertaining movie titles on select Thursday afternoons from 2-4 pm. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. For more details, please visit branch in person or call 416-395-5440. Location: Auditorium (3...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 08
Thu Jun 22
Thu Jul 13
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 10
Icon of the event Friday Movie Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come out and watch a free movie at the Parkdale Branch every Friday evening. Drop in, no registration required. Call Parkdale Branch at 416-393-7686 for movie titles, dates and times.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 02
Fri Jun 09
Fri Jun 16
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Despicable Me
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Enjoy an animated adventure with the whole family! Relive the first time you saw the hilarious hijinks of Gru and his Minions before the new movie hits theatres. Rated PG. Drop-in, no registration required....

Icon of the event Fandom Friday
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Looking for recommendations on the next anime or tv show to watch or just want to chat with other fans? Celebrate fandoms and 'feels' and bond over your favourite characters, shows, comics, and video games with others teens l...

Icon of the event Knit & Crochet Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Share your interest in knitting, crocheting and other wool crafts. Patterns and instructions provided, starter materials available to borrow. Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 02
Fri Jun 16
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 21
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Henna Art Workshop
Sat Jun 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Malvern

Learn about the ancient art form Henna by joining us for a workshop, which includes a presentation of the art form and free henna designs on your hand....

Icon of the event The Hiss-story of Snakes
Mon Jul 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

Get ready to slide and slither with snakes this Summer! Get your questions ready for expert David Kondo, as he brings along his expertise and the opportunity to meet a live snake at the library!...

Icon of the event Bucc N' Flvr 5 Week Dance Intensive
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

The members of Much Music?s Best Dance Crew and Team Canada?s Street Dance Champions, Bucc N Flvr, are back by popular demand for another explosive five-week dance program! Come and learn to express yourself through dance and...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 01
Tue Aug 08
Tue Aug 15
Tue Aug 22
Tue Aug 29
Icon of the event Wild Ontario's Birds of Prey
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Get up close to some of Canada's most magnificent animals! You'll get the chance to meet and learn about amazing birds of prey. Presented by Wild Ontario from the University of Guelph, this educational show will inspire you t...

Icon of the event Tea & Movie
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Florence Foster Jenkins". Rated PG-13, 1hr 51min. Stars: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant & Simon Helberg.