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Service Update

All Toronto Public Library branches will be closed on Monday, September 7 for Labour Day. Sunday service begins on September 13.


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Strategic Plan 2016-2019
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Get creative this fall with artists in residence at nine branches.
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The eh List brings you the authors of Canada's most popular books of the season.
TD Summer Reading Club Survey
We need your help to evaluate and improve this program. Please complete one survey per child.

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Toronto Reference Library
Tue, Sep 08 @ 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

The internationally acclaimed author of

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Toronto Reference Library
Thu, Sep 10 @ 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

University of Toronto Professor Matt Ratto discusses how he worked with a research tea...

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City Hall
Thu, Sep 10 @ 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Christopher Armstrong, Emeritus Professor History at York University, speaks on the ba...

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Toronto Reference Library
Thu, Sep 10 @ 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

This discussion led by Yifat Shaik, our Innovator-in-Residence, will act as an introdu...

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Toronto Reference Library
Wed, Sep 16 @ 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

A pre-election debate on the kind of leadership Canada needs for the next four years. ...

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