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Icon of the event Indian Cultural Festival
Tue May 15, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant

Discover the Culture of India!...

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 Chinese Calligraphy for Beginners
Tue May 08, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy. Before the end of the session, learners will be able to write simple Chinese characters on Xuan paper (traditional rice paper for calligrap...

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 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 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 P.A. Day Movie: The LEGO Ninjago Movie
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Come join us and watch a fun movie the whole family can enjoy!...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

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 Jan 27
Sat Feb 03
Sat Feb 10
Sat Feb 17
Sat Feb 24
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: Despicable Me 3
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Enjoy a free movie on a P.A. Day!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jan 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Come and watch a fun movie at the library! We will be watching "Despicable Me 3."...