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Icon of the event Incredibrent Magic and Comedy Show
Wed Aug 13, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Amesbury Park

Join us for some mind blowing magic and comedy from Incredibrent, Toronto Magician trained by Disney. Incredibrent is not just a magician. He is a full blown entertainer with a vast amount of performing arts, improv and prof...

Icon of the event Eureka!  Makers & Shakers Magic Show
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Woodside Square

Learn about the greatest makers and shakers the world has known. It's lots of fun with so much to learn! Please register in person or by phone. Registration begins June 11th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Wacky Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Bring your own popcorn and enjoy newly released movies on our large screen! Please call the branch for more details, 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 02
Wed Jul 09
Wed Jul 16
Wed Jul 23
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event LGBTQ Film: Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
Fri Jun 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us as we celebrate World Pride 2014 with a screening of the film Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) starring Hugo Weaving and Terence Stamp.

Icon of the event Teen Flicks!
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join Barbara Frum's Youth Advisory Group (YAG) on the last Thursday of the month for a free movie! Ages 14 and up. Feauture film to be announced. Don't forget to bring a snack! For more details, please call the branch at 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 26
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Fashioning LGBTQ Identity: Visibility, Representation and Community
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Assistant Professor Joseph Medaglia explores the limits and possibilities of fashion, dress, and appearance in the construction and expression of LGBTQ individuals and communities. Referencing examples from popular culture, a...

Icon of the event First Nations Drumming and Dancing
Fri Jun 20, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Aboriginal History Month by joining us for traditional First Nations drumming and dancing.

Icon of the event imagineNATIVE's indigiFLIX Presents: Festival Award Winning Shorts
Fri Jun 13, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Aboriginal History Month by joining us for a screening of imagineNATIVE's festival award winning shorts. Enjoy a handpicked selection of award winning drama, comedy and documentary works on themes of survival, stren...

Icon of the event Chinese Cooking with Shirley Lum
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Join Shirley Lum for a Chinese Cooking demonstration and participate in some hands-on cooking yourself. Prepare traditional and contemporary zongzi, a.k.a. sticky rice dumplings, for the Dragon Boat Festival. Tastings to fol...

Icon of the event Chinese Folktales with Diana Tso
Sat May 31, 2014 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Enjoy ancient Chinese Folktales about dragons, the transformative power of art and the magic of love to bring light in dark times, all told by Diana Tso....