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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 join us in discovering poetry!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 01
Wed Dec 06
Wed Jan 03
Wed Feb 07
Icon of the event Friday Night Movie
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a movie Friday evenings at Parkdale Library. Fun for the whole family! Please call the branch to find out movie titles. Sometimes movies start at 5:30. Please call the branch to confirm. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 03
Fri Nov 10
Fri Nov 17
Fri Nov 24
Icon of the event Knit & Crochet Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Join our Knit & Crochet Circle on Tuesdays 3:30-5:30 pm (Periodical Lounge).


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Power Kids Arts Workshop - City Lights
Sat Nov 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Create a cityscape of multiple levels that lights up like Toronto at night! After discussing the different urban landscapes of the GTA, and learning about the photography of Sammy Baloji, participants will make their own comp...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 11
Sat Nov 18
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Textile Museum visits York Woods
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Learn how cloth is made, and weave a bookmark to take home with you. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event Halloween Storytime and Craft
Fri Oct 27, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for a special Halloween storytime and craft for children ages 2-6 and their caregivers. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble Present: The History of Haiti
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Haiti is one of, if not the most important islands in the Caribbean. Its history is one that is a series of powerful stories, of peoples who have struggled with the most basic concept of humanity. That is; that all men and wo...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 08
Fri Feb 09
Icon of the event Holiday Break Programs
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for a variety of programming every day during your holiday break at 1:00pm. Groups of 10 or more people must register, limited space. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 27
Thu Dec 28
Fri Dec 29
Tue Jan 02
Wed Jan 03
Icon of the event Street Dance Theatre Creation Discussion
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Open drop in community discussion around the creative dance process with Mix Mix Dance Collective.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01
Wed Nov 08
Wed Nov 15
Wed Nov 22