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Icon of the event Bestiaire - A Great Canadian Film!
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bestiaire is a critically acclaimed Quebecois avant-garde nature documentary directed by Denis Côté. A meditation on the relationships between animals and people through the seasons at a Quebec safari park. This work about th...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Spadina
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Hear the stories behind the shoes. Make your own shoe-shaped magnet. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event Day of Puppetry
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The Ontario Puppetry Association and the Lillian H. Smith Public Library present a special day of puppet activities for kids and adults. Meet professional puppeteers, see live performances and participate in a puppet workshop...

Icon of the event Halloween Howl
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Come in costume ready to scare up a "howling good time"! Shiver to scary stories, go on a pumpkin hunt and make your very own batty headband! For families with children ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Fri Oct 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Looking for something to do on your P.A. Day? Come and watch a fun movie at the library! We will be watching "The LEGO Batman Movie". This movie is rated PG....

Icon of the event LEGO Fun
Fri Oct 06, 2017 | 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Stay after the P.A. Day movie "The LEGO Batman Movie" and make your own fabulous LEGO creation! Or just come for the LEGO building!

Icon of the event Spirit of Africa
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Get ready to move! This two hour workshop will consist of a series of movements, songs and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a lesson of a popular African dance.

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. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
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 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30