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Icon of the event Arts Film Series  Monday Afternoons  2pm
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 09, 2017 - Mon Mar 06, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Featuring films from a variety of multicultural perspectives on the theme of familial relationships....

Icon of the event Black History Month Contest
Ongoing event running from Wed Feb 01, 2017 - Tue Feb 28, 2017
Location: Cedarbrae

Celebrate Black History Month by entering our contest and winning some exciting prizes. Contest forms are available at the branch. All completed entries must be received at the branch by TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2017. For teens ...

Icon of the event Vice & Virtue
Ongoing event running from Sat Feb 11, 2017 - Sun Apr 30, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Booze, broads and Sunday laws: this exhibit offers a look back at moral reform in "Toronto the Good" through photographs, tabloid newspapers, manuscripts and ephemera from the Baldwin Collection of Canadiana....

Icon of the event Katori Shinto Ryu Demonstration
Mon Feb 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

A demonstration of the techniques of Katori Shinto Ryu performed by Toronto Kenjutsu. Katori Shinto Ryu is a Japanese style of swordsmanship practiced since 1460 AD. It is considered the most ancient of all the martial arts o...

Icon of the event February Features
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Join us on Mondays at 1:00pm for a featured movie celebrating Black History Month. ***Please note, there will not be a screening on February 20th due to branch closure for Family Day.***...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 27
Icon of the event Ciné-Club Français
Mon Feb 27, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

La bibliothèque vous invite à profiter du bon film, L'élève Ducobu. Le film sera suivi d'une discussion. Sous-titres en français sera disponibles....

Icon of the event Monday Night French Conversation Circle Parlez-vous Français?
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Practice your French conversation skills at Brentwood Library! Interact with our knowledgeable teachers, make new friends, and learn to speak French with confidence....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 27
Mon Mar 06
Mon Mar 13
Mon Mar 20
Mon Mar 27
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Join award winning spoken word champion, Ian Keteku, as he leads a spoken word workshop this fall. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase their ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 27
Mon Mar 06
Mon Mar 20
Mon Mar 27
Mon Apr 03
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Join award winning Patrick de Belen, spoken word artist, youth mentor and arts educator as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 27
Mon Mar 06
Mon Mar 13
Mon Mar 20
Mon Mar 27
Icon of the event DJ Workshop
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Visit the York Woods Library Youth Hub to learn to match, mix, scratch, mash-up, cross-fade and more with our instructor. Equipment is provided. Drop-in welcomed.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 27