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Icon of the event Giant Book Sale
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

We have something for everyone! Browse for some new favourites and stock up for those cold winter months....

Icon of the event Shakespeare. The First Folio with Vrenia Ivonoffski. Act 11. Ryerson
Tue Oct 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Deer Park

TAKE TWO SONNETS AND CALL ME IN THE MORNING: THE SHAKESPEARE PRESCRIPTION...

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

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Fri Oct 09
Icon of the event Movie Night: THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL
Fri Sep 11, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Relax and enjoy a free movie at the library. This program is drop-in; no registration required. Don't forget to bring a snack!...

Icon of the event Culture Days.  Philosophical Chinese Calligraphy Workshop.New Acropolis Toronto.
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Deer Park

Discover the mysterious world of Chinese brush writing and symbolism. Materials provided to create your own scrolls....

Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating: Fall Edition
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Speed dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a literary twist!...

Icon of the event Broadway Musicals with Jordan Klapman
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Explore the lives and music of some of Broadway's greatest composers which contributed to the making of The Great American Songbook.Composers like Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Harold Arlen and many more....

Icon of the event Gardens of the Loire Valley with Donna Fenice
Fri Nov 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Deer Park

Against the spectacular backdrop of the castles of the Loire Valley, Donna Fenice takes us on a tour of the most beautiful and interesting gardens in the region. "To create a beautiful garden," observed one gardener, "one nee...

Icon of the event New Music 101: What's in a Fable?
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Presented by Musica Reflecta, Blythwood Winds and narrator Alex Eddington perform several pieces by local composers. Explore the dramatic and humorous side of timeless fables!...

Icon of the event Lillian H. Smith's Birthday Party!
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

You're invited to a birthday party!...