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Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Creative Arts Workshop
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Open to children ages 9-12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an i...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 18
Tue Jul 19
Wed Jul 20
Thu Jul 21
Fri Jul 22
Icon of the event Summer Saturday Movie
Sat Aug 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and watch "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip". Stars: Jason Lee, Jesica Ahlberg, & Josh Green. Rated PG, 1hr 32min.

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 10-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration begins...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 11
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event PA Day Movie
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and watch "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip". Stars: Jason Lee, Jesica Ahlberg, & Josh Green. Rated PG, 1hr 32min.

Icon of the event The Changing Face of Toronto
Ongoing event running from Sat May 14, 2016 - Sat Jul 23, 2016
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A glimpse into the daily lives of the people of Toronto through compelling photographic portraits curated from the Toronto Public Library?s Toronto Star Photograph Archive and the Canadian Documentary Art Collection. Each fac...

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club - Kids Special Program
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Special program for TD Summer Reading Club members: Mad Science - Destination Jungle. Ages 5-12, maximum 30 kids. Please register with staff.

Icon of the event Red Slam Collective - 4 Directions Hip Hop Fusion
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Red Slam Collective is an indigenous hip hop fusion arts movement whose 4 Directions Urban Arts engagement and musical projects uplift, self-identify and promote unity through Spoken, Lyricism which Arranges Meaning (SLAM)....

Icon of the event Family Film at Sanderson: Spongebob: Sponge Out of Water
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

SpongeBob goes on a quest to discover a stolen recipe that takes him to our dimension, our world, where he tangles with a pirate. This is the second feature film featuring SpongeBob SquarePants and his friends in the underwat...

Icon of the event Afternoon Movie Day
Wed Jul 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for an afternoon movie.

Icon of the event Summer Evening Movie
Thu Aug 11, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and watch "Disney's Muppets Most Wanted". Stars: Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell, Tina Fey. Rated PG, 1hr 47min.