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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 Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
Tue Apr 10, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your charitable community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information available only through subscription or at the Toronto Publi...

Icon of the event Learn Magic Tricks for Teens
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a live magic show performance and an interactive workshop that will demonstrate and teach you how to do magic tricks! Our magician for the day is Ayan Deb....

Icon of the event  From Skin to Steel and Beyond with Joy Lapps-Lewis
Thu Feb 22, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Locke

Musician, composer and arts educator Joy Lapps-Lewis' musical presentation challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities t...

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This exciting program challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally. This presentation is...

Icon of the event Teen Movie Night - Spider-man: Homecoming
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Bring a snack for a screening of Spider-man: Homecoming....

Icon of the event Teen Open Mic Night
Tue Feb 20, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Brentwood

If you love to sing, rap, perform spoken word or comedy, come show off your talent at the Brentwood Open Mic Night. Too shy to step up to the mic? Bring some friends and cheer others on....

Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy, stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required. All ages and experience levels welcome.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 17
Sat Mar 17
Sat Apr 21
Sat May 19
Icon of the event Before the 6ix: Northern Touch
Mon Feb 12, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Rascalz' song, "Northern Touch." Rapper, Thrust, and music producers, Mr. Attic and Nick Holder, discuss the history of Toronto's hip hop vinyl scene that led to the song's recording, i...

Icon of the event Policing Black Lives
Tue Feb 06, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A candid discussion on the complicated relationship between Canada's Black communities and the police. With Robyn Maynard, author of...