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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 Mar 31
Fri Apr 07
Fri Apr 14
Fri Apr 21
Fri Apr 28
Icon of the event Friday Night Film: Snowden (2016)
Fri Mar 31, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Academy Award-winning director Oliver Stone (JFK, Born on the Fourth of July) tackles the most important true story of the 21st century. Snowden, the politically-charged thriller reveals the incredible, untold personal story ...

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....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 06
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 04
Thu May 18
Thu Jun 01
Icon of the event Friday Night Film: The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)
Fri Apr 07, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Handsome, young, but morally corrupt Dorian Gray has his portrait made. As the years pass, he does not age, but evidence of his sins are apparent in his portrait, which grows uglier with each transgression. He keeps it safely...

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 Apr 15
Sat May 06
Sat Jun 10
Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day - Polytechnique
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

In celebration of National Canadian Film Day, Bloor/Gladstone branch will host a screening of "Polytechnique"....

Icon of the event Friday Night Film: Mildred Pierce (1945)
Fri Apr 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Joan Crawford won an Oscar for her convincing performance of a determined woman's rise from waitress to restaurateur while attempting to satisfy the needs of her decadent, spoiled daughter....

Icon of the event Alphaville
Sat Apr 22, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection film program is sponsoring a showing of the Criterion edition of Jean-Luc Godard's classic science fiction film, Aphaville. In the lower level of the Lillian Smith branch, 239 College Str...

Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 26
Icon of the event The DIY Giant Loom
Sat Apr 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Did you ever want to start something new like tapestry making and not know where to begin? The Library is a fantastic place to develop new skills. Register for this workshop by calling 416-393-7746.