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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 Jan 20
Sat Feb 17
Sat Mar 17
Sat Apr 21
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 Community Partners Fair
Tue Jan 23, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Come and meet local agencies and find out what services and programs are offered in the Bloor Gladstone neighbourhood. Agencies attending include West Neighbourhood House, CultureLink, Skills for Change, West Toronto Communit...

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 24
Icon of the event Creative Expressions Drop-In
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

An inclusive environment for adults where individual support is offered together with interactive art and music based programs....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 24
Wed Jan 31
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Icon of the event Friday Night Movie
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a movie Friday evenings at Parkdale Library. Fun for the whole family! Please call the branch to find out movie titles. Sometimes movies start at 5:30. Please call the branch to confirm. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 09
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 Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come join us in discovering poetry! All are welcome who are interested in learning about, sharing and discussing diverse collections of poetry. Come prepared to share a favourite poem. The first Wednesday of every month.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Mar 07
Wed Apr 04
Wed May 02