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Icon of the event Pokémon Bash
Tue Aug 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

The latest Pokémon GO craze that swept over Canadians might have died down, but that does not mean you have to put down your Pikachu hat just yet. Come out to the library this summer to create a Pokémon craft, play games, an...

Icon of the event Facebook For Adults
Sat Apr 29, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Stay connected with family and friends. Learn to create a Facebook account, set up your profile, view and share pictures. Register in person at the branch or call 416-396-8850 to register.

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club - Mad Science's True North Science
Wed Jul 12, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Mad Science is excited to visit your Summer Reading Club with an interactive, exciting workshop featuring home-grown Canadian science! Please register. Spaces limited....

Icon of the event Charm School Etiquette Workshop
Wed May 03, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Meet Kerry Ann Thomas, former Miss Teen Nubian, Miss Toronto Tourism Public Relations, and Miss Soft and Beautiful Canada, who will be presenting on charm and etiquette. Join us and learn how to be a lady and a gentleman, pro...

Icon of the event Celebrate Canada with Library Bingo
Tue Jul 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Play a round of Library Bingo with us to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday. Learn about the TD Summer Reading Club, register, and pick up your notebooks. All children welcome!...

Icon of the event The Weedless Garden
Wed May 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

April Showers Bring May Flowers!...

Icon of the event Chess Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Enjoy a game of chess with your friends or challenge new opponents. Drop in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 10
Sat Jun 17
Sat Jun 24
Sat Jul 01
Sat Jul 08
Icon of the event The Art of Chinese Brush Painting
Thu May 18, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn the techniques of the ancient art of Chinese Brush painting and gain practice from an experienced instructor. All participants will get to take home their art work. Supplies will be provided free of charge. For ages 13 ...

Icon of the event Gaming Tournament: Need for Speed
Fri May 12, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Albion

See who can drive like a pro at this single elimination gaming tournament on PS4....

Icon of the event GIY ? Grow It Yourself
Sat May 06, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Grow If Yourself, the new mantra to address the rising cost of food and safety concerns. Fresh, organic home grown community vegetable gardens, back yard plots, front yard plots, roof tops, and balconies. A network of people ...