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Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Over six Saturdays this spring, professional actors and educators from Shakespeare in Action theatre company lead kids 7-12 through drama games and Shakespeare's plays, such as The...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 08
Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Relax and enjoy a March Break Movie!...

Icon of the event Arm's Length Puppet Show
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Dandy Lion, who should be king, was born with dandelions in his mane. But, he refuses to be bullied by the other jungle animals because he is different.

Icon of the event Watercolour and Mixed Media Art for Teens
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Discover fun and fascinating methods in watercolour painting. Learn simple to understand techniques to create unique decorative papers that can be incorporated into collage and mixed media works of art....

Icon of the event Mad Science
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

A spectacular science-themed show where the performer will conjure foggy dry ice storms, float a Mad Science hovercraft, make magic mud, alter sound waves, and much more!...

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Mar 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "45 Years". Rated R, 1hr 35min. Stars: Charlotte Rampling, Tom Courtenay, Geraldine James.

Icon of the event Uncensored Writing Workshop
Wed Mar 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Fiction is a dream or a nightmare, an idea - a device that allows the writer to vent, analyze, reflect, entertain, construct or deconstruct, possibly even to effect change. To celebrate our freedom to write, uncensored, works...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

We will be showing a P.A. Day Movie for everyone to Enjoy!...

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Feb 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Lady in the Van". Rated PG-13, 1hr 44mins. Stars: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent.