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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: Weston

Shakespeare in Action's TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club is a FREE readers' theatre program for children ages 7-12. Led by professional actors and educators, kids will explore one to three plays from The Comedy of Errors...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 12
Sat Nov 19
Sat Nov 26
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event Pan in the Library
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending library brings you Pan in the Library with Dwight Belgrove, Steel Drum Musician. Come join us in the Parkdale branch and enjoy the sweet sound of the steel drum. Beautiful ins...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry Life Writing Circle #1 Thursday Evenings
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

An ongoing writing workshop open to all emerging writers or curious people of any age interested in developing writing and poetry skills. Participants will explore poetic conventions of expressing the 'lyrical self' and dra...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
Thu Oct 27
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Creative Consultant
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Have an idea for a novel but don't know where to start? In the middle of a creative project but can't seem to finish? Need a third opinion about what to name your next comic character? Bring all your questions to the Artist i...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 01
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 15
Sat Nov 05
Sat Nov 12
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Destroyer Poetics - Blackout Writing and Collage Poetry
Tue Nov 15, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

In this workshop, we will get creative by ripping books apart, blacking-out pages with sharpies, and cutting out all our favourite animals in old National Geographic magazines. This is poetry. No registration required. For mo...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry Life Writing Circle #2 Thursday Evenings
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

An ongoing writing workshop open to all emerging writers or curious people of any age interested in developing writing and poetry skills. Participants will explore poetic conventions of expressing the 'lyrical self' and dra...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 03
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 17
Thu Nov 24
Thu Dec 01
Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Weston

Join us for a feature film. Classics, new releases, and recent favourites....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 12
Wed Oct 26
Icon of the event Halloween Spooktacular!
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Prepare for a scare! Come in costume, walk through a spooky haunted house and enjoy Halloween activities and treats. Drop-in.

Icon of the event A Day in the Life of Leslieville
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jones

Talk and presentation by local photographer Diane Walton. Diane will talk about her new book "A Day in the Life of Leslieville" and show pictures from the book. Diane took a photo a day around Leslieville for a year and has c...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: That?s So Absurd - Surrealist Writing  meets Twitter
Tue Nov 22, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

The Surrealists and Dadaists were avant-garde artists and poets interested in experimental writing and drawing moustaches on the Mona Lisa. In this workshop, we will learn their methods of madness to create contemporary surre...