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Icon of the event The Changing Face of Toronto
Ongoing event running from Sat May 14, 2016 - Sat Jul 23, 2016
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A glimpse into the daily lives of the people of Toronto through compelling photographic portraits curated from the Toronto Public Library?s Toronto Star Photograph Archive and the Canadian Documentary Art Collection. Each fac...

Icon of the event Red Slam Collective - 4 Directions Hip Hop Fusion
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Red Slam Collective is an indigenous hip hop fusion arts movement whose 4 Directions Urban Arts engagement and musical projects uplift, self-identify and promote unity through Spoken, Lyricism which Arranges Meaning (SLAM)....

Icon of the event Play Reading Group
Sat May 14, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Like reading aloud? Enjoy theatre? Led by theatre-lover/actor Carina COjeen, this group will read a play together....

Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: King Lear
Wed Jun 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Annette Street

An aging monarch resolves to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, with consequences he little expects. His reason shattered in the storm of violent emotion that ensues, with his very life hanging in the balance, Lear...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival: Day 1
Sat May 14, 2016 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join over 400 writers and artists from 20 countries in celebrating the medium of graphic novels! Meet acclaimed Canadian authors like Kate Beaton (Step Aside, Pops), Chester Brown (Louis Riel), and Michel Rabagliati (Paul à Q...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gibson House visits Victoria Village
Sat May 21, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Victoria Village

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event Julian Barnes
Mon May 30, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Booker Prize winning British author on his new novel The Noise of Time, dedicated to the Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich....

Icon of the event The Reality and Rhetoric of the Apocalypse
Mon May 09, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Professor Allan Weiss, York University, author of mainstream/literary, science fiction and fantasy short stories, discusses the phrase 'The Apocalypse'....