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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 Apr 04
Wed May 02
Wed Jun 06
Wed Jul 04
Icon of the event Easter Long Weekend Family Movie: Coco (PG)
Sat Mar 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Weston

Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer. 1h 45m. Rated PG.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Looking for something to do this P.A. Day? Why not come to the library and watch a movie... Please call the branch at 416-396-8920 to find out movie titles!

Icon of the event Power Kids Arts Workshop -  DIY Kaleidoscopes
Sat May 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Construct your own DIY kaleidoscopes and look at the world with a new perspective! Learn about Kader Attia's artwork and the importance of mirrors and reflection. ...

Icon of the event The Beatles in Canada: The Origins of Beatlemania/The Recording Reference Guide
Tue Apr 17, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Runnymede

Canadian teens fell in love with The Beatles months before teens in the U.S. did. Learn about the events, people and stories that led to Beatlemania in Canada during 1963 and 1964. ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Aga Khan Museum visits Don Mills
Sat May 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum collection and create your own art. Ages 6 & up.

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 Mar 23
Fri Apr 13
Fri Apr 20
Fri Apr 27
Fri May 11
Icon of the event Movie Night: The Darkest Hour
Tue Apr 24, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on against incredible o...

Icon of the event Stories Without Borders with Judith Liberman
Thu Mar 22, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Runnymede

Brave like a tiger, free as a bird. Judith Liberman, a French storyteller based in Istanbul, will present stories from the world about courage and freedom, where we fight like a mountain, face a tiger and find our way back to...

Icon of the event Musical Instrument Petting Zoo
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Whether you are 2 or 92, 'the zoo' enables you to explore the Musical Instrument Lending Library's variety of instruments in a hands-on way. Drop in and make music! All ages.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 16