NORTHLEA UNITED CHURCH, 125 Brentcliffe Rd., Christmas and Advent events: Sun. Dec .1, Metropolitan Silver Band, 10:30 a.m. Tues. Dec. 3, Taize service, 8 p.m. in the sanctuary, with repetitive simple songs, readings and time for silent meditation, Marc 416-899-7239. Wed. Dec. 4, Service of Memory and Hope, 7 p.m. Sun. Dec . 8, Carolling in the Pines, 7p.m. Sun. Dec. 15, Children’s Christmas Pageant, 10:30 a.m. Sun. Dec. 15, Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols, 7 p.m. Tues. Dec. 24, Family Christmas Eve Service, 7 p.m. Tues. Dec 24, Communion Candlelight Service, 11 p.m.
LEASIDE LIBRARY, 165 McRae Dr.
- Customer Appreciation Day, Sat. Dec. 14, hot chocolate and goodies 1-3. No registration required. Everyone welcome.
- Monday Afternoon Book Club, Mon. Dec. 9, 2-3. This month’s theme is Print Transforms, a discussion on suggested titles. No registration required. Everyone welcome.
- Art Exhibit: paintings and drawings by Farnaz Sardari, Sun. Dec. 1-Tue. Dec. 31.
- Library visits and individualized tours: 416-396-3835.
LEASIDE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 670 Eglinton East.
Kid’s Club, Fri. Dec. 20, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. For children JK-grade 8. Helpers in grade 9 – up welcome for community service hours. Snacks & hot lunch provided. Activities include music, stories, crafts and movies. $30 per child or $50 per family. Special assistance available with strict confidentiality.