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Icon of the event The Changing Face of Toronto
Ongoing event running from Sat May 14, 2016 - Sat Jul 23, 2016
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A glimpse into the daily lives of the people of Toronto through compelling photographic portraits curated from the Toronto Public Library?s Toronto Star Photograph Archive and the Canadian Documentary Art Collection. Each fac...

Icon of the event Father's Day Program
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Show your dad or Special Dad's in your life how much you care! Join us for a fun craft in honor of Father's Day!

Icon of the event RUSH SEATS ONLY Julian Barnes
Mon May 30, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Booker Prize winning British author on his new novel The Noise of Time, dedicated to the Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich....

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Wed Aug 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Come join us for a wild and funny magic show with "Mr. Oh!" as we finish off the TD Summer Reading Club with a bang!...

Icon of the event Guided Tour of The Changing Face of Toronto
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A free guided tour of The Changing Face of Toronto on display in the TD Gallery....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 21
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event 10th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION!
Sat May 28, 2016 | 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Morningside Library is turning 10!...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Stars of the African Safari
Wed Jul 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us to meet and greet some fantastic animals from the WILD African Safari. Learn about animal habitats, lifestyles and diets. No registration necessary for individuals & families. Daycares and large groups should call 416...

Icon of the event East End Storytellers Group
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Storytelling is not just for children - adults can share and enjoy stories too! This group is open to storytellers of all levels including those just learning to share and tell stories. Story-listeners are also welcome. Share...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 15
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Textile Museum of Canada visits Oakwood Village Library
Sat May 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Learn how cloth is made and weave a bookmark to take home with you.