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Icon of the event Academic Conference on Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The 2015 Academic Conference on Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy will take place at the Merril Collection of Science Fiction on Saturday, 6 June, 2015. For further information, please contact the Merril Collection staff a...

Icon of the event 19th Fantastic Pulp Show
Sat May 09, 2015 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection are sponsoring the 19th...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Colborne Lodge visits Spadina Road
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Time travel with Colborne Lodge: Enjoy games and toys from more than 150 years ago. Share your favourite riddle and listen to a story or two.

Icon of the event Kensington Market Stories
Sun Apr 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come and learn about the unique stories and histories of Kensington Market at the Lillian H. Smith Library on April 19th, 2015!...

Icon of the event Music for the 21st Century: the 3rd annual FilkOntario Concert at the Merril
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection and FilkOntario are co-sponsoring the 3rd Annual Filk Festival, Music for the 21st Century. Music will be created in the lower level of the Lillian Smith Branch on Saturday, March 21, star...

Icon of the event Rachel Hartman's Toronto Book Launch
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Fantasy author Rachel Hartman will be interviewed and answer questions to celebrate the Toronto launch of Shadow Scale, the sequel to her award-winning novel Seraphina. Copies of the book will be available for purchase.Ms. Ha...

Icon of the event Creepy Crawlers Express
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Knowledgeable and experienced staff ensure all participants learn about all sorts of different creatures. Not for those who don't like bugs.

Icon of the event Magic Show: The secret art of magic tricks
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Join Ayan Deb, magician extraordinaire, who loves to play exquisite card tricks whose secret only he knows! In this one-hour workshop, Ayan will teach you some of his favourite magic tips and tricks. Ages 10 and up. Registrat...

Icon of the event Magic Show: Bob the Magician
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Yorkville

An entertaining one man magic show combining side-splitting comedy, visual magic and lots of participation for kids. Registration required in person or by phone: 416-393-7660.

Icon of the event Comic Book Illustration
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Popular comic book illustrator Matthew Dimuantes will guide aspiring artists through the thrilling process of drawing their own comics. Ages 11-18. Registration required. Visit the library or call 416-393-7746 for more inform...