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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 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 Swallowing Clouds Creative Arts Workshop
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Open to children ages 9-12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an i...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Sat May 19
Sat May 26
Icon of the event Poem in Your Pocket Day
Fri Apr 27, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Albion

Read some poems, create some poem, make some poetry-themed crafts. All ages. Free, drop-in only. Celebrate Poetry Month.

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 07
Sat Apr 14
Sat Apr 21
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Icon of the event Demi-heure du Conte / French Storytime
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Accompagnez-nous pour une demi-heure du conte remplie d'histoires, de chansons, et de comptines. Pour les enfants âgés de 5 ans et plus. Pour vous inscrire, venez à la bibliothèque...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 06
Fri Apr 13
Fri Apr 20
Fri Apr 27
Fri May 04
Icon of the event Live in the Library: Moskitto Bar
Fri Apr 06, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Enjoy Moskitto Bar?s unique blend of world fusion music, featuring Middle Eastern, Ukrainian, Celtic and klezmer influences.

Icon of the event March Break Fun!  Movie
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Unwind and relax with the whole family and enjoy a great movie! Movie TBD. For ages 5+

Icon of the event Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door:  Sing'n Spell
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

A musical participation concert using puppets, songs, spelling games, dancing, riddles and different languages to show children of all ages that reading is FUN! ...

Icon of the event Mad Science
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Albion

A spectacular science-themed show where the performer will conjure foggy dry ice storms, float a Mad Science hovercraft, make magic mud, alter sound waves, and much more!

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.