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Icon of the event Afternoon Movies at the Library
2:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for an afternoon film featuring new releases that your children are going to love. Films are Rated G.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 05
Thu Jul 12
Thu Jul 19
Icon of the event June Movie @ Palmerston : TBA
Thu Jun 21, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies! ...

Icon of the event Happy 95th Birthday
Sat Jun 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

In celebration of the library's 95th birthday, join us on the outdoor patio for some live music and refreshments.

Icon of the event May Movie @ Palmerston : TBA
Thu May 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies! ...

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 Annual Outdoor Book Sale
Sat May 12, 2018 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

On this day we will be selling used books and other library materials at a reduced rate. More details to be announced on the day of the event.

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 Youth Photography Workshop
Wed May 02, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join photographer Diana Nazareth for a fun, hands-on digital photo workshop that will explore the difference between a photograph and snapshot, what really makes a good photograph, and how to look at the world as a photograph...

Icon of the event Exploring Mysteries with the Mesdames of Mayhem
Mon Apr 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Why do we love Mysteries? Do Women Rule the Crime Writing World? Would you like to be introduced to more Canadian Mystery Writers? ...

Icon of the event April Movie @ Palmerston : I, Daniel Blake
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies! ...