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Icon of the event Kiminwaanikon Anishinaabemowin Welcoming Anishinaabemowin
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Gain the tools to introduce yourself, create simple sentences, and read and write syllabics in this four-class introduction to Anishinaabemowin with Mykelle Pacquing from the Centre for Indigenous Studies at the University of...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 17
Wed Jan 24
Icon of the event Knitting for Side Hustle
Sat Jan 20, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Welcome to the two-gig economy. If you are looking to turn your passions into extra income come to a knitting program, learn to knit or improve your technique. All while listening to some information on how to maximize your w...

Icon of the event Comics/Komiks Meet-Up
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A regular workspace for those wishing to network, create and bring their comics/komiks to completion. Some materials will be provided by the library but please bring your own equipment and a sample of your work or work in pr...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 26
Icon of the event Family Literacy Day Puppet Show!
Sat Jan 27, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The Lillian H. Smith puppeteers welcome you to a puppet show based on the retelling of an old folktale, NAIL SOUP. A traveler stopping at a lonely cottage pulls a rusty nail from his pocket and starts to make nail soup for a ...

Icon of the event Painting
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Learn to paint using different mediums and techniques. Drop in space for the first 20 people. A different technique will be highlighted every week.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 02
Icon of the event Lives of Others - movie
Thu Feb 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Return to the era of the Stazi in East Germany. No One know who is under surveillance and who is spying on them. An agent becomes increasing obsessed by a writer and his partner. Drop in. Rating 14A

Icon of the event Family Storytelling Festival
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us for a weekend of afternoon stories for the whole family. Storytellers will share captivating stories from around the world, celebrating our diversity. This festival is funded by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigra...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 17
Sun Feb 18
Icon of the event The LEGO Batman Movie!
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bring your own snacks for a fun-filled animated film the whole family can enjoy!...

Icon of the event Improv with Bad Dog Theatre
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

An introduction to the creative world of improv theatre from the instructors at Bad Dog Theatre. Have fun in a supportive environment as you learn the basic terminology & skills of improvisation. Come out if you're a performe...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Jim and the Beanstalk
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Lillian H. Smith

What if Jack wasn't the only one to climb the beanstalk? This story from author Raymond Briggs brings a new generation to an old tale with humour, math, and imagination. Ages 4+...