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Icon of the event Another Genocide: ISIS' Destruction of Iraq's and Syria's Cultural Heritage
Wed Sep 07, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

The rise of the so-called "Islamic State" (ISIS) over the past two years has taken the world by surprise. While reports of horrific human rights violations and systematic persecutions of ethnic and religious minorities commit...

Icon of the event She Writes: A Proud Voices Event
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

An evening of women's voices and women's words, featuring the Toronto book launch of 'Weekend' by Jane Eaton Hamilton. Guest authors include:...

Icon of the event Cordelia Strube
Tue Oct 04, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Cordelia Strube, author of the acclaimed novel of Lemon, discussing her new, funny and heartbreaking book On the Shores of Darkness, There is Light, a story of love and revelation....

Icon of the event Pride Family Storytime
Sat Jul 02, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Yorkville

It's an all ages story-time with some Pride flair! Come and hear these authors and drag queens read from their books:...