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Icon of the event Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Join the 2010 World Poetry Slam Champion, Ian Keteku, as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. Participants will learn how to channel their voices, ideas and passions into spoken word poetry. Come out and work...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 30
Mon Dec 07
Mon Dec 14
Mon Dec 21
Icon of the event East End Storytellers Group
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

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 Dec 16
Icon of the event Ethnic Minorities and Mental Illness: a Film Screening of PANDI
Mon Dec 07, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a screening of PANDI (80 mins), a documentary about one man's struggle with mental illness as an immigrant from India trying to make a career in film - his greatest passion. Q&A will follow with filmmaker Maria-Sa...

Icon of the event Annual Holiday Shindig!
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come to Jones for our annual Holiday Shindig where we will sing songs and read stories that the whole family will enjoy!

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"....

Icon of the event Family Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Enjoy a family movie on a big screen.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 02
Sat Feb 13
Sat Mar 12
Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Dec 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Far From the Madding Crowd". Stars: Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen....Rated PG-13, 119 minute.

Icon of the event December Puppet Show
Fri Dec 18, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Parliament Street

Join us for our monthly puppet show and craft featuring Mr. Bhomball Dass. (Bhomball Dass, an elderly goat, frightens the tiger from his own cave by pretending to be the ferocious uncle of lion. From book by A. Siddiqui. An E...

Icon of the event Holiday Open House
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Drop into the library on Saturday, December 12th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. for the Jane/Dundas library's holiday open house event!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movie
Fri Jan 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Come to Jones to enjoy an afternoon movie that the whole family will enjoy. Title: TBA. Call the branch for more details 416-393-7715.