Live & Online Programs

Storytime, computer classes, author events, and more


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Program Series

Appel Salon Programs

Literary and cultural programming featuring local and international authors in conversation about their new books and big ideas.

Pride 2020

Celebrate Pride throughout June with online programs. Browse our recommended reads, videos and podcasts.

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Digital Innovation Classes

Ready to learn and create? Live interactive classes on web design, coding and more - from our Digital Innovation Hub and Pop-Up Learning Lab teams.

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Upcoming Programs

Ready for Reading Storytimes

10:00 am - 10:15 am on recurring dates listed below

Join us from home for stories, songs and rhymes that help get your child ready for reading! Storytimes are available on Toronto Public Library's Ready for Reading website. Check back each week for new storytimes! For children...

New Dates: Genealogy Webinar For Beginners

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

This three part series will discuss genealogy print resources available mainly at the Toronto Reference Library and provide some search terminologies for finding items of interest in the Toronto Public Library's online catalo...

Online Escape Room for Teens

Thu Jul 02, 2020 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

We're hosting an online escape room! Think you've got the skills to figure out the clues and solve the puzzles? A group of thieves are targeting a Toronto landmark and it's up to you to stop them. You have one hour to find th...

Mini Makers

11:30 am - 11:45 am on recurring dates listed below

Kids and families can explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts through fun, hands-on activities from our Mini Makers program. These programs are available on Toronto Public Library's YouTube channel. Check b...

Nature in Your Neighbourhood

Fri Jul 03, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

How well do you know your local wildlife? You don't have to leave your home or neighbourhood to experience some of the incredible wildlife living nearby! Learn about the unique traits and adaptations of animals li...

3D Design with Autodesk Fusion 360

Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

An online workshop where participants will become familiar with working in a 3D environment by creating simple 3D objects using Autodesk Fusion 360. Prior to the class, participants will need to download and instal...

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