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Icon of the event Friday Movie Nights
Ongoing event running from Fri Oct 02, 2015 - Fri Dec 30, 2016
Location: Parkdale

Come out and watch a free movie at Parkdale library every Friday evening. Drop in, no registration required. Call the Parkdale Branch for movie titles, dates and times 416-393-7686

Icon of the event Let's Draw
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm 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:
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
Icon of the event Paper Arts
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Paper sculpting, paper creations, paper formations, paper as a medium, recycled paper, kirigami. Paper, paper everywhere, help us do something with it. We will meet on the last Friday of the month to explore our options and b...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 26
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 28
Icon of the event Discover Special Collections:  Zoran Zivkovic
Sat Jul 30, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Merril Collection staff will discuss the work of Zoran Zivkovic, an accomplished, but little-known fantasy writer.

Icon of the event Show and Tell: Storytelling at the Library (in Mandarin)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring an object - Share a story - Make a connection...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 02
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 16
Tue Aug 23
Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Join us in discovering poetry. All are welcome who are interested in learning about, sharing and discussing diverse collections of poetry. This is not a writer's circle. Come prepared to share a favorite poem....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 03
Icon of the event Viva Mexico Mariachi
Fri Aug 05, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Viva Mexico Mariachi. Viva Mexico Mariachi is a one of a kind Multicultural mariachi band ensemble based in Toronto. It blends talent, charisma and experien...

Icon of the event Beginner Ukulele Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

New to the ukulele? Interested in jamming with other newbies? Join our beginner ukulele club. Explore chords, strumming patterns, learn easy songs, and have fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 10
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Summer Movie: Eddie the Eagle
Fri Aug 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Eddie the Eagle (PG-13)...

Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating
Fri Aug 19, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given five minutes to chat with e...