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Icon of the event Thursday Afternoon @ the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maryvale

Come and watch a movie on select Thursday afternoon from 2-4 p.m. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. Please call the branch at 416-396-8931 to find out movie titles. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 31
Thu Jun 28
Thu Jul 26
Icon of the event Sushi 101
Sat May 26, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn the origins and history of Sushi and try your skills at making this delicacy using basic ingredients. All supplies will be provided free of charge.Register in person at the branch or call 416-396-8850 to register.All ag...

Icon of the event Toronto Kenjutsu Classical Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 12, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Toronto Kenjutsu practices an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. This art was the first martial art ever designated an Intangible Cultural Asset by the Japanese government.

Icon of the event Community Film Screening: Brooklyn
Thu Jul 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

Icon of the event Miss Jamaica: Film Screening and Q&A with Film Maker, David B. Dacosta
Thu May 03, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Deer Park

The Jamaican woman has quietly risen to a prominent post within the island's society. Her traditional role as the country's understated backbone continues to morph into something increasingly more layered and far less static...

Icon of the event Rabbit and Bear Paws Puppet Show!
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

In celebration of Indigenous Heritage Month, join us for an interactive puppet show called ‘Rabbit and Bear Paws!’...

Icon of the event Film Screening:
Thu May 31, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Brookbanks

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by watching "Mameshiba" from the Japan Foundation. One day Jiro (Sato Jiro), a 35-year old unemployed male who has never stepped out of his town, runs into Ichiro, a Mameshiba puppy with a red s...

Icon of the event Asian Heritage Film Screening: The Apology ( NFB, 2016 )
Thu May 10, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Deer Park

Icon of the event Community Film Screening: Hidden Figures
Thu Aug 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history.

Icon of the event 3D Design Class
Thu Apr 26, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Malvern

A hands-on workshop where participants will learn how to create simple 3D designs and become familiar with design applications. ...