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Icon of the event From Book to Film
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Enjoy great movies based on books.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 29
Tue Jun 26
Icon of the event Teen Gaming Tournament
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Drop in and enter our PlayStation 4 Tournaments. Whether you're an experienced gamer, or just starting out, Teen Gaming is sure to be a blast. You might even end up on our Gaming Wall of Fame!

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 28
Wed Apr 04
Wed May 09
Wed May 23
Icon of the event Adult Afternoon Movie: Murder on the Orient Express
Tue Mar 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Join us for a free afternoon movie. Drop in.

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 Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 26
Mon Apr 09
Sun Apr 15
Mon Apr 23
Sun Apr 29
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Council of the Animals
Fri Jun 15, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:20 am
Location: Jones

Celebrate Indigenous Heritage month at Jones with a very special puppet show: The Council of the Animals. This show will be presented by Rabbit and Bear Paws Productions. ...

Icon of the event The Jane Austen Film Club: Persuasion (1995)
Wed Mar 28, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Brentwood

If you love Jane Austen and movie adaptations of her work; then, The Jane Austen Film Club is for you. Today's screening is: Persuasion (1995).

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Looking for something to do this P.A. Day? Why not come to the library and watch a movie... Please call the branch at 416-396-8920 to find out movie titles!

Icon of the event Riverdale Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Lively discussions of good reads on the second Thursday of each month. Copies of the books will be available to borrow at the branch. To register call the branch at 416-393-7720 or drop in and register at the Information Des...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 12
Icon of the event Intro to Hip Hop Dance
Fri May 04, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

Celebrate Youth Week at Brentwood! Join members of Unity as they teach youth the foundations and brief history of hip hop dance. This includes but is not limited to the basics (rock, bounce, groove) as well as a small introdu...