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Icon of the event Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Enjoy a free family-friendly movie at the Goldhawk Park Library. Titles to be announced. Please see in-branch flyers for details. Drop-in program. Tickets will be given out at 1:30pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 20
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10
Icon of the event Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Enjoy a demonstration of the techniques, practices, rituals and etiquette of an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. No registration required.

Icon of the event Riverside Eats & Beats
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

Free street festival on Queen Street East from the Riverside Bridge over the Don, ?til just past Degrassi Street. There will be a variety of interactive kids activities with face painting and origami outside the Queen/Saulte...

Icon of the event The Twisted Ones Magic and Balloons
Wed Jul 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show that is packed with games, incredible balloon costumes, magic, cool music and lots of wide smiles. Ages 4-12. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Family Films
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

G-rated movies for the whole family....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 20
Fri Jun 10
Icon of the event Library Book Sale
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Bring a bag and take home new treasures during the Library's Big Book Sale. Proceeds support the Youth Advisory Group's New Garden at S. Walter Stewart....

Icon of the event Super Sarah's magic show
Wed Jul 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Super Sarah's fast paced, funny and fully interactive magic show will thrill and amaze all ages. Together, you'll discover that anything is possible when you believe in yourself! Drop-in program. Tickets will be given out at ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Goldhawk Park
Sat May 14, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Goldhawk Park

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Now is your chance! Come to the library to touch and examine Bata Shoe Museum objects up close while learning the fascinating stories behind the s...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Museum visits Steeles
Sat May 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Steeles

Scarborough Museum presents The Early Settler Experience. Enjoy games, toys and stories as you discover Scarborough's past!...

Icon of the event Hands on Exotics: Wild Adventure
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Get up close and personal while you learn about animals such as the cockatoo, red lorry, bearded dragon, red kangaroo and more! Drop-in program. Tickets will be given out at 1:30pm. For ages 6 and upDaycares and large groups ...