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Icon of the event Wild Plant Medicine Walk
Sat May 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

Many wild plants are good food and medicine. This walk will take us along Riverside sidewalks, lane-ways, and parks where we will identify local plants with herbalist Danette Steele. We will also learn about the history of ...

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 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 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 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 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 Ontario Wine 101 Talk and Tasting
Tue Apr 04, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

Learn about Ontario Wines with Wine Educator, Malcolm Lamont, and put your knowledge to the test while tasting excellent Ontario wines. This FREE event will fill up fast, so reserve your spot now!...

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 ...