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Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Space is limited, first-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 min. before the movie.

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Little Red Riding Hood
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

"Little Red Riding Hood" comes to life in this puppet show based on the fairy tale....

Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and join us in discovering poetry....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 04
Wed Feb 01
Icon of the event Island in the Sun: Barbados in Song with Roger Gibbs
Fri Feb 03, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Barbadian folk songs and a slide show look at the island's history and its people, superstitions and life.

Icon of the event Family Movies
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

G Rated movies for the whole family....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 31
Icon of the event Movie Day - The BFG
Tue Jan 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Space is limited, first-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 min. before the movie.

Icon of the event March Break Family Film
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Join us for a free film....

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 the Parkdale Branch for movie titles, dates and times 416-393-7686


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 09
Fri Dec 16
Fri Dec 23
Fri Dec 30
Fri Jan 06
Icon of the event Gumboots
Tue Feb 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Celebrate Black History Month with an introduction to the origins and basics of South African Gumboot dance! Dancer and Choreographer Just Aissi will lead and demonstrate how the boots and body parts are used to create rhythm...

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: The Sounds Around Us
Thu Feb 09, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Discover new music in strange places. How do we encounter sound and music in our own backyard? These playful deep listening exercises foster one’s own innate abilities to hear and cultivate your personal sonic environment....