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Icon of the event Cultural Identities and Writing City Stories
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Who are the authors behind Toronto's stories of the past, present and future? Join panelists John Lorinc, Senior Editor of Spacing magazine, Arlene Chan, contributor to The Ward, Jael Richardson, founder of the Festival of Li...

Icon of the event PA Day Fun - Family Literacy Bingo
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and play library bingo with your family.

Icon of the event Paper Arts
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Paper sculpting, paper creations, paper formations, paper as a medium, recycled paper, kirigami. Paper, paper everywhere, help us do something with it. We will meet on the last Friday of the month to explore our options and b...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 25
Fri Dec 30
Icon of the event Éclipse Solaire
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Black Lights, Lego, K'nex, 3D Doodling, Sculpting and more!...

Icon of the event Afternoon Movie: Rebecca
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Rebecca is a 1940 American psychological thriller-mystery film. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock....

Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting. Beginners welcome. We'll help you learn. Bring your own needles and wool....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Icon of the event Crochet & Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Learn how to crochet and knit. Share your skills or learn a few new tricks. Free and everyone is welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event Place au cinéma : Gabrielle
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Gabrielle et Martin vivent une histoire d'amour qui n'est pas accepté par leur famille. Ils vont devoir essayer de prouver à leur entourage que malgré leur déficience mentale, ils peuvent être heureux....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Spadina Museum
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Discover 1920s Toronto! Using objects from the collection, staff of Spadina Museum will guide you through an exploration of this interesting time in our history. Call 416-394-1000 or visit the branch to register.

Icon of the event Songs of the Soldiers
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A beautiful and moving evening, retelling the lives of two WW1 soldiers through music and dramatic readings....