Toronto Public Library – Upcoming Events and More




High Park Public Library

(228 Roncesvalles Ave., Toronto, ON M6R 2L7,  416-393-7671)

Baby Time: 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.,  Tue Oct 02, Tue Oct 09, Tue Oct 16, Tue Oct 23

“Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies (up to 18 months) with their parents or caregivers.  Contact HP-Library for registration”


Roncesvalles Village Historical Society: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m, Thu Oct 04

“The RVHS documents, preserves and promotes the history of the Roncesvalles area.”



Parkdale Public Library

(1303 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON M6K 1L6, 416-393-7686)


 Real Change Girls Film Screening: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Fri Oct 19, 2012

“Join us for a program of short films directed by girls about issues facing girls today. Film titles: Beauty Bites!?Boys Will be Boys?Wasichana?Girls Between Two Worlds. Filmmakers will be on hand for audience discussion. In partnership with SkyWorks Charitable Foundation. Free! Everyone welcome!”


Human Library: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sat Oct 20, 2012

“Borrow a “human book” for a one-on-one conversation. Hear their stories, ask questions, broaden your mind and find some common ground. Contact Parkdale Library for more information and to register 416-393-7686.” Adult, ESL and Newcomers.


Friday Night Movies At Parkdale: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Fridays

“Parkdale Library will be holding Movie Nights! Sit back, relax and enjoy a movie on the big screen. For more information, call 416-393-7686.”


Peer Tutoring Club: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m, Fridays

“In the Peer Tutoring Club, youth get help with their home work assignments or any other academic assistance from their volunteer peers tutors and the youth worker. In partnership with the Parkdale Community Information Centre.”


Saturday Stories: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Saturdays

“A program for the whole family. Rhymes, songs and stories. Saturdays, ongoing. Taking place in the children’s picture book area.”


Along with traditional print books, the Toronto Public Library also offers a range of e-books, audiobooks, and large print books…

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