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Icon of the event  Movie Afternoons for kids
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Bring your own popcorn and enjoy newly released movies on our large screen! 3rd Floor, Room B. No Registration Required. Drop-in. Call the branch for more details at 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show-
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

A puppet show performance of the book, "Tailypo" by library staff. This story is about an old man who eats the tail of a strange creature called the tailypo. Tailypo then returns to seek revenge. Schools please call ahead to ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Aga Khan Museum visits Eglinton Square
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum Collection and be inspired to create your own art....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Textile Museum visits Parliament Street
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Parliament Street

Discover how cloth is made, and weave a colourful bookmark to take home!...

Icon of the event Batman Day
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Come dressed as your favourite Batman character and celebrate the adventures of the Caped Crusader with games, activities and a chance to win prizes!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Barbara Frum
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event Introduction to Music Improvisation
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Come learn about improvisation and hear spontaneous composition first-hand! Toronto musicians from the Association of Improvising Musicians (AIM) will explain how they improvise together, then show you through a performance! ...

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us on Fridays after school from 4-5 pm for special activities for children ages 8 to 12....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Icon of the event Pop Stars
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Eglinton Square

Learn the basics of songwriting with musicians and music educators Sonshine and Broccoli. They will guide the group through the creative process and by the end of the hour the kids will be proudly singing along to a song the...