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Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and join us in discovering poetry....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Wed Oct 05
Wed Nov 02
Wed Dec 07
Icon of the event Tree Trimming Party!
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jones

Come to Jones and help us trim our holiday tree and make some fun crafts to take home!

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 for all ages.

Icon of the event Friday Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a free movie at the library! Please see upcoming dates below, and ask Pape/Danforth staff for more information (416-393-7727)...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 23
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 25
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Centre for Communication and Poetry Research
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

The Centre for Communication and Poetry Research is a pop-up research centre where participants are invited to read poems to strangers over the phone. Drop-in to participate. If you would like to receive a phone call from the...

Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Thu Sep 08, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Jones

Learn about using ballet as a storytelling medium and try out some of your own moves! Costumes and pointe shoes will be available to explore. All are welcome!

Icon of the event The BFG Puppet Show
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Enjoy a puppetry rendition of Roald Dahl's "The BFG." Calling all human beans to join us after the show to make your very own dream jar. Fill them with phizzwizards for a whoopsy-wiffling dream....

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Centre for Communication and Poetry Research
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

The Centre for Communication and Poetry Research is a pop-up research centre where participants are invited to read poems to strangers over the phone. Drop-in to participate. If you would like to receive a phone call from the...

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | All Day
Location: Pape/Danforth

The course teaches:...