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Icon of the event Afternoon at the movies
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us for a feature length movie. Title to be announced in January.

Icon of the event Valentine's Day craft
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Parliament Street

Celebrate love and make your own Valentine's Day card to give to your family and friends. No registration required. Suitable for all school-age children.

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

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

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 04
Fri Dec 11
Fri Dec 18
Fri Jan 08
Fri Jan 15
Icon of the event Reptilia
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Would you like to meet an alligator? Reptilia features ?Mister Toothy? along with a tortoise, lizards, and of course, SNAKES!...

Icon of the event Comic Book Workshop
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Create your very own comic book with Evan Munday! Author and illustrator of the Dead Kid Detective Agency Series, Evan will guide you through the process of writing and illustrating comic books. Come and bring your ideas to ...

Icon of the event Katori Shinto Ryu Demonstration
Thu Feb 04, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us for a demonstration of the techniques of Katori Shinto Ryu performed by Toronto Kenjutsu. Katori Shinto Ryu is a Japanese style of swordsmanship practiced since 1460 AD. It is considered the most ancient of all the ma...

Icon of the event Acro Violini Concert
Mon Dec 14, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us in the main lobby for a classical music performance! Passionate and talented students from Acro Violini will temporarily transform the library into a concert hall-performing works from Haydn, Vivaldi, Schubert, Pachel...

Icon of the event New Year's at Noon
Thu Dec 31, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Can't stay up until midnight to ring in the New Year? Join us for a countdown in the library instead and we'll celebrate New Year's at Noon!...

Icon of the event Winter Break Movies for Kids
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join us for a great children?s movie. Drop in, no registration required. For more information, please call the branch at 416-395-5440.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 21
Tue Dec 22
Wed Dec 23
Mon Dec 28
Tue Dec 29
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Wed Dec 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come enjoy a special screening of the holiday film, "Arthur Christmas"....