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Icon of the event Friday Night Movie
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a movie every Friday evening at Parkdale Library. Fun for the whole family! Please call the branch to find out movie titles. Sometimes movies start at 5:30. Please call the branch to confirm time of movie. All ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 25
Fri Sep 01
Fri Sep 08
Fri Sep 15
Fri Sep 22
Icon of the event When the Penny Drops -  A Panel Talk on the Doric, Paradise and Kenwood Theatres
Sat Aug 26, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us on Saturday, August 26 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in Bloor Library's Community Room for a panel conversation about three former historic movie theatres on Bloor Street West: The Doric, The Paradise and The Kenwood....

Icon of the event Comics/Komiks Meet-Up
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A regular workspace for those wishing to network, create and bring their comics/komiks to completion. Some materials will be provided by the library but please bring your own equipment and a sample of your work or work in pr...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 28
Mon Sep 11
Mon Sep 18
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Icon of the event Celtic Fiddle Music with Alana and Leigh Cline
Fri Sep 08, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Instrument Lending Library brings you Live in the Library with Alana and Leigh Cline. Come and enjoy the sounds of the Celtic fiddle and guitar. All are welcome!

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 09
Sat Oct 28
Sat Nov 04
Icon of the event Fall Paper Making Club
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Did you know you can make paper yourself? We have the Club for you then! Bring your own materials or come and see a demonstration of how this technique can be done cheaply and easily. Reserve your table as space is limited. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 11
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Icon of the event Italian Language Lessons
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

Come join us for free Italian lessons, in a fun and relaxing environment. Learn the basics from numbers and telling time to simple greetings and conversation.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 13
Wed Sep 20
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 04
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 Sep 15
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Icon of the event Writing the City
Thu Sep 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Write a Love Letter to Parkdale. Seal it, then leave it somewhere in the community where someone will find it and read it. Or just take it home to read yourself. The Love Letter events introduce the upcoming writer's worksho...

Icon of the event Women and Trans Literary Speed Dating at Parkdale
Fri Sep 22, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Want to meet other women and trans folks who share your interests?...