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Icon of the event Magician Jason Palter
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a magic show featuring Jason Palter! A fast-paced, high energy performance, chock full of tons of magic, comedy and audience participation. Parents are welcome and encouraged to stay for the show. Fun for the w...

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Parkdale

Puppet show fun for the whole family!...

Icon of the event Musical Instrument Petting Zoo
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Whether you are 2 or 92, 'the zoo' enables you to explore the Musical Instrument Lending Library's variety of instruments in a hands-on way. Come make a joyful noise!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 12
Tue Mar 13
Wed Mar 14
Thu Mar 15
Fri Mar 16
Icon of the event Magician Owen Anderson: The Happy Hour Magic Show
Sat Mar 10, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

45 minutes of magic, mirth, and mayhem with magician Owen Anderson. Lots of audience participation, cool magic tricks, loads of laughs for the kids....

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event Afternoon Movie
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Join us for a screening of The Lorax. Rated PG.

Icon of the event Family Movie
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Come join us for a free family movie! Everyone is welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Dec 09
Sat Dec 16
Icon of the event The Odin String Quartet
Fri Dec 08, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for an interactive performance of various genres and musical styles with members of The Odin String Quartet, including some holiday pieces. No registration required.

Icon of the event Holiday Tree Decorating
Sat Dec 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Calling all children! Join in the seasonal spirit at Bloor Gladstone branch with some holiday tree decorating. Meet us in the lobby at 2 p.m. for an hour of fun! No registration required, just drop-in. For more information, p...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special PA day movie program at Bloor. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in. Please call the branch at 416-393-7674 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 01

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.