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Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Enjoy a P.A. Day Movie....

Icon of the event Remembering the Bohemian Embassy
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

The Bohemian Embassy was a 1960s avant garde coffee house and home to a generation of songwriters, dramatists, comics and poets. Gordon Lightfoot, Margaret Atwood, Ian and Sylvia Tyson, Lorne Michaels, Chick Roberts, of the Y...

Icon of the event Viva Mexico Mariachi
Fri Aug 05, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Viva Mexico Mariachi. Viva Mexico Mariachi is a one of a kind Multicultural mariachi band ensemble based in Toronto. It blends talent, charisma and experien...

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

African storytelling with dancing and drumming. The story is about the history of the djembe drum. A Culture Day event!...

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 Aug 17
Wed Aug 31
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 12
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Weston branch
Sat Oct 15, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Weston

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

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

Join us in discovering poetry. All are welcome who are interested in learning about, sharing and discussing diverse collections of poetry. This is not a writer's circle. Come prepared to share a favorite poem....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 03
Icon of the event Let's Talk Science- Lava Lamps
Sat Aug 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Let?s Talk Science is an award-winning, national, charitable organization focused on education and outreach to support youth development. Join us to discover the tricks of the trade in making Lava Lamps....

Icon of the event Stars of Safari AFRICA
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

In keeping with our Summer Reading Club 'Wild' theme we will have some Wild Animals from Africa joining us here at Morningside Library!...

Icon of the event Egyptomania: Exploring our Love Affair with Ancient Egypt
Thu Oct 20, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Ancient Egypt has influenced all aspects of modern society from fashion and architecture to our obsession with mummies. Come hear about the discovery of King Tutankhamun, a pyramid built as a residence in Illinois, the restin...