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Icon of the event Discover Japan: Kimono Demonstration and Hands on Calligraphy
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

The Kimono is a traditional Japanese costume, now worn only for special occasions such as weddings, tea ceremonies, formal parties, and festivals. Join us to learn about the history of the Kimono as well as a hands-on demonst...

Icon of the event York Woods Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Come join us in our Periodical Lounge for some casual chess. Players of all levels are welcome. A staff member will teach anyone who is interested in learning how to play.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Icon of the event March Break Movie
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Drop in to the Library for a special March Break Movie. Drop in. Large groups and camps please call the branch to register. For more information please call 416-393-7674.

Icon of the event Writing Poetry Outside the Blocks: A Reading and Workshop with Gary Barwin
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate National Poetry Month with acclaimed writer and poet Gary Barwin....

Icon of the event HOZA! Creative Mediation
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant

HOZA! is an astounding musical journey of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat!...

Icon of the event Urban Folk Art Salon
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant Library presents Urban Folk Art Salon. With host Gannon Hamilton; featuring poets, singers and songwriters....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 29
Thu Apr 26
Icon of the event March Break Madness: Movie
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Drop in and enjoy a feature film with the whole family in our theatre! Groups of 10 or more please register. For children ages 0-12 and their caregiver.

Icon of the event Little Red Theatre presents The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Little Red Theatre brings the memorable tales of Beatrix Potter to life with animated puppets, mysterious shadows and lots of laughter. Whimsy abounds as we journey into the world of foxes, mice and bunnies with songs that ma...

Icon of the event Clay Creations
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Learn to create with clay. Participants will create 3-D artwork using hand-building techniques. Once the clay has been fired, they will paint their sculptures using underglazes. Ages 6-12. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-10...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 02
Icon of the event The Sentimentalists
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

More than just Magic! The Sentimentalists are two mind readers who get into your head and really tell you what you are thinking. Witness the impossible as Steffi Kay and Mysterion tell you things that only you know.