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Icon of the event Friday Movie Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come out and watch a free movie at the Parkdale Branch every Friday evening. Drop in, no registration required. Call the Parkdale Branch for movie titles, dates and times 416-393-7686


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 03
Fri Mar 10
Fri Mar 17
Fri Mar 24
Fri Mar 31
Icon of the event French Conversation Circle *CHANGED TO TUESDAYS*
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your French conversation skills, make new friends, and learn to speak French with confidence. For more details and to register, please call 416-395-5980.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 28
Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Register for a free two day workshop in partnership with Swallowing Clouds and Princess Productions, open to youth ages 9-12. Participants will be guided through an inspiring creative journey working with professional dancers...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 09
Sat Jun 10
Icon of the event Parkdale International Women's Day Celebration
Thu Mar 09, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Come and celebrate International Women's Day in Parkdale! Watch a short film, play a trivia game, hear stories from women in the community....

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds - A Physical Arts Camp
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Join professional artists in a fun and exciting community based arts program. Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, mu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 13
Tue Mar 14
Wed Mar 15
Thu Mar 16
Fri Mar 17
Icon of the event Ukulele Jam
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Come learn and jam on the ukulele. We will have some ukuleles to share, but bring your uke if you have one. This program is for everyone, children and adults, beginners and uke fanatics! Uke can do it! For more information an...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 18
Wed Apr 19
Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Found Sounds
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Compose and perform your very own piece of music with everyday objects. This free workshop led by Soundstreams musicians invites people of all ages to explore communal rhythms and musical improvisation - it can be as simple a...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds - A Physical Arts Camp
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Join professional artists in a fun and exciting community based arts program. Open to youth ages 9-12, this workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, mu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 13
Tue Mar 14
Wed Mar 15
Thu Mar 16
Fri Mar 17
Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy Workshop
Mon May 15, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Explore the Art of Virtue through a hands-on meditative experience with Chinese calligraphy. Discover the mysterious world of Chinese brush writing and symbolism. Presented by calligrapher Sui-Yung Tung....

Icon of the event Ciné-Club Français
Mon Feb 27, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

La bibliothèque vous invite à profiter du bon film, Journal d'une femme de chambre. Le film sera suivi d'une discussion. Sous-titres en français sera disponibles....