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Icon of the event Let's Draw
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The skill of drawing is not unlike the skill of speaking. You are trying to make a point. Help your language along visually, draw, talk and network here at the Library!


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 29
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
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 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 Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and join us in discovering poetry....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Wed Oct 05
Wed Nov 02
Wed Dec 07
Icon of the event Movie Night - Tupac: Resurrection
Fri Sep 09, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Tupac Shakur rose from the ghetto, fought for fame and fortune, and became the number one best-selling hip-hop artist of all time. He was insightful and sensitive and spoke with an uncensored voice of truth. During his brief ...

Icon of the event Strangers Among Us
Thu Sep 15, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Strangers Among Us is a Canadian science fiction and fantasy anthology dealing with the issue of mental health. Meet the editors and authors Suzanne Church, A.M.Dellamonica, Gemma Files, Susan Forest, Lucas K. Law, Derwin Ma...

Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 17
Sat Oct 01
Sat Nov 05
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event Adult Colouring Club
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Colouring for adults is the hottest new trend, and it's easy to see why. Colouring can relieve stress, improve focus, and strengthen fine motor skills. Come try it out for yourself. All materials provided. Drop-in, no regi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 22
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 20
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 17
Icon of the event Movie Night - Blackfish
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Killer whales are beloved majestic, friendly giants yet infamous for their capacity to kill viciously. BLACKFISH unravels the complexities of this dichotomy, employing the story of the notorious performing whale Tilikum, who ...

Icon of the event First Story Walking Tour
Sat Sep 24, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Explore the geography and ancestry of Indigenous Toronto and the rich culture, traditions and contributions of First Nations to our city. This guided walking tour will explore areas surrounding Lillian H. Smith branch and the...