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Icon of the event Wacky Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Bring your own popcorn and enjoy newly released movies on our large screen! Please call the branch for more details, 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 02
Wed Jul 09
Wed Jul 16
Wed Jul 23
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Teen Flicks!
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join Barbara Frum's Youth Advisory Group (YAG) on the last Thursday of the month for a free movie! Ages 14 and up. Feauture film to be announced. Don't forget to bring a snack! For more details, please call the branch at 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 26
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Chinese Folktales with Diana Tso
Sat May 31, 2014 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Enjoy ancient Chinese Folktales about dragons, the transformative power of art and the magic of love to bring light in dark times, all told by Diana Tso....

Icon of the event Chinese Cooking with Shirley Lum
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Join Shirley Lum for a Chinese Cooking demonstration and participate in some hands-on cooking yourself. Prepare traditional and contemporary zongzi, a.k.a. sticky rice dumplings, for the Dragon Boat Festival. Tastings to fol...

Icon of the event Day of Puppetry
Sat May 24, 2014 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

The Ontario Puppetry Association joins the staff of the Lillian H. Smith branch for a Day of Puppetry celebrating all kinds of puppets and puppeteers.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Eatonville
Sat May 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eatonville

Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors...

Icon of the event Fulfill Your Travel Dreams
Fri May 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Award-winning travel writer Heather Greenwood Davis (globetrottingmama.com) talks about the incredible year that she and her husband spent travelling the world with their two kids, hitting 29 countries on six continents....

Icon of the event The Monkey Queen: Journey to the East
Wed May 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Storyteller Diana Tso tells the story of "The Monkey Queen." In this twist on the legend of the Monkey King, Monkey Queen is born in the West and travels to the East in search of her ancestral roots....

Icon of the event Decluttering 101
Tue Apr 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Professional declutterer Stephen Ilott will lead this interactive workshop on decluttering. For anyone who wants more breathing space in their home and wants to learn how to declutter and organize your living space. Registra...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jane/Dundas

Join Shakespeare in Action (SIA) for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, wizards, potions, ghosts, swords and witches in some of the greatest stories ever told. In this free, six-week program, professional ac...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 19
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10