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Oct 30 | Posted by Katherine
Local history and genealogy are popular passions for many baby boomers (and others), a...

Oct 28 | Posted by Andrew
North York Central Library continues with its World War I Centenary lineup of programs...

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Upcoming Programs

Shameless Propaganda (NFB Documentary)
Fri, Oct 31 | 2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

This 2013 National Film Board of Canada documentary examines its own genre, which has ...

Industrial England
Sat, Nov 01 | All Day

If you have ancestors who lived in England before 1900, you may find this workshop int...

In Conversation with a Holocaust Survivor
Mon, Nov 03 | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Our speaker, Denise Hans, was born in Paris, France in 1938. In 1942, after her fathe...

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