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Icon of the event March Break Storytime
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: High Park

Enjoy a fun storytime for all ages!...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Kung Jaadee
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Riverdale

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Applefun Puppetry Show
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Be prepared to laugh out loud as Applefun Puppetry performs one of their famous shows!

Icon of the event Family Literacy Month: Puppet Show
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Sanderson

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with a special puppet show of "The Judge" by Harve Zemach!...

Icon of the event Knit & Lit
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Bring your needles and yarn and share ideas, skills or knit socially. We supply teaching and knitting-related books. Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 25
Sat Mar 11
Sat Mar 25
Icon of the event Movie Day!
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a feature film at the library. Free tickets will be distributed 15 minutes before the start of the movie. Space is limited; first-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 min. before the movie.

Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show The Paperbag Princess
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Cheer on Princess Elizabeth as she braves the dragon to save Prince Ronald! Stay afterwards to do a craft. Groups please register in advance.

Icon of the event Samosa Workshop
Sat May 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Samosas are an Indian pastries served at celebrations. They are sold by street vendors and served as appetizers here in Canada....

Icon of the event P.A. Day: Movie- Finding Dory
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come and enjoy a PA Day movie. The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way. Drop in, no registration req...

Icon of the event Island in the Sun: Barbados in Song with Roger Gibbs
Fri Feb 03, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

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