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Icon of the event P.A. Day Friday Film: The Secret Life of Pets
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Enjoy a film with the whole family! Ever wonder what your pets get up to when you're not home? Find out in this animated comedy! Rated PG. Drop-in, no registration required. Free tickets will be available in the theatre lobby...

Icon of the event P.A. Day: Family Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Join us for a PA Day movie! Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 20
Fri Feb 17
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Join award winning Patrick de Belen, spoken word artist, youth mentor and arts educator as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 23
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 06
Mon Feb 13
Mon Feb 20
Icon of the event Knit & Lit
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Bring your needles and yarn and share ideas, skills or knit socially. We supply teaching and knitting-related books. Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 25
Sat Mar 11
Sat Mar 25
Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond - The History of Steelpan
Thu Feb 02, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Joy Lapps presents a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally....

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond with Joy Lapps: A Steelpan Workshop
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Learn how to play the Steelpan with renowned artist Joy Lapps. This hands-on workshop for Teens introduces participants to the Steelpan's rich cultural history locally and throughout the world....

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: The Sounds Around Us
Thu Feb 09, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Discover new music in strange places. How do we encounter sound and music in our own backyard? These playful deep listening exercises foster one's own innate abilities to hear and cultivate your personal sonic environment....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Tangled
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Enjoy an animated adventure with the whole family! Let Rapunzel and Flynn Rider's charm win you over again, before you watch their continued adventures in the upcoming television series. Rated PG. Drop-in, no registration req...

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...