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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Todmorden Mills visits Riverdale branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Try out historic toys and make your own old-fashioned plaything to take home! Drop-in.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Mackenzie House visits Sanderson branch
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Learn how newspapers and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir. Call 416-393-7653 or visit the branch to register. Registration starts September 6th.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Board Games
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Drop in to the library and play a board game! All children welcome. First-come, first-served. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Soundscape
Fri Sep 02, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Soundscape....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day with us. Enjoy a feature movie! First-come, first-served. Space is limited.

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 Sep 02
Fri Sep 09
Fri Sep 16
Fri Sep 23
Fri Sep 30
Icon of the event Halloween Storytime
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Slightly spooky stories, puppets, and a Halloween craft for children ages 3 and up. Costumes encouraged! Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Colour All the Libraries in Toronto!
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Daniel Rotsztain, the Urban Geographer, is a freelance artist, writer, and cartographer. Throughout 2015, Rotsztain visited every public library in Toronto and illustrated their exteriors....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Rise of the Guardians
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come in and enjoy a PA Day movie! When the evil spirit Pitch launches an assault on Earth, the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.

Icon of the event Quintessential Bellydance
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Dancer Evyenia Karmi will offer a glimpse into the exotic world of bellydance. Participants will observe and learn a short choreography with movements from her book, "Quintessential Bellydance". Registration begins Aug. 27t...