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Icon of the event Accidental Parkland: The Bounty & Burden of Toronto's Ravines - Screening & Talk
Thu Jun 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Richview

Accidental Parkland by Dan Berman (2016, Canada, 55 min) is a documentary project on the changing nature and sustained value of Toronto's urban waterways, both the waterfront and ravines. Toronto's most distinctive physical ...

Icon of the event Chinese Folktales with Bernice Gei-ying Hune
Thu May 11, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Richview

Born in Toronto, Bernice Gei-ying Hune heard songs and stories in Cantonese that created a magical world of rich traditions. Join us as Bernice brings that tradition alive through her telling of "The Magic Paint Brush," "Gho...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Sanderson
Sat May 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and paddle out of clay. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event Earth Day Scavenger Hunt
Sat Apr 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Come on in for Scavenger Hunt for Earth Day....

Icon of the event Film Club @ Richview Library, Spring 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Risa Shuman, film historian,and long-time Senior Producer of Saturday Night at the Movies, will show and discuss current selection of memorable films....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 13
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 11
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 08
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
Sat May 20
Icon of the event Books to Film
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Read the book then see the film at our monthly movie night! The book for the next month will be available at each screening....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 30
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 25
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 Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Richview

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 Family Film: Pete's Dragon
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Join us for a free showing of "Pete's Dragon" (Rated PG, 103 min)....