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Icon of the event New Music 101: New Adventures in Sound Art, and Christina Petrowska Quilico
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

New Adventures in Sound Art use Audio Spotlight directional speakers in a mobile performance walk using the acoustics of Toronto Reference Library itself. Pianist Christina Petrowska Quilico explores the relationship between ...

Icon of the event Lecture with Tafelmusik's Ivars Taurins
Thu Nov 13, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join Tafelmusik Choir Director Ivars Taurins to learn more about Handel's Messiah - a perennial and beloved favourite of music-lovers since the 18th century. The oratorio was composed by George Frideric Handel in 1741, first...

Icon of the event Great Artists of The Impressionist Period: Degas
Tue Nov 04, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Impressionists opened the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation and things haven't been the same since. In today?s lecture art historian Suzanne Tevlin will consider the innovative work of Edgar Degas and ...

Icon of the event Accordion Duo: Sébastien Bertrand & Alain Pennec, from Brittany, France
Fri Nov 07, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Diatonic accordions, music for dancing groups and contribution to the revival of traditional Breton music.

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 22
Sat Nov 29
Icon of the event Movie Mania
Fri Jan 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Curl up on a cold afternoon and watch a family flick on the big screen at Evelyn Gregory Library.

Icon of the event Turkish Film Series
Mon Jan 19, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Love Likes Coincidences (Aºk Tesadüfleri Sever); directed by Ömer Faruk Sorak....

Icon of the event Mark Twain's
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Coming to the Toronto Public Library is Keir Cutler's hit solo show, "Is Shakespeare Dead?" adapted from Mark Twain's hilarious (1909) debunking of the myth that William Shakespeare wrote the works of Shakespeare. Cutler's w...

Icon of the event Film Essay
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

20-22:ALPHA is a nonverbal documentary film produced and directed by local artist Thierry Loa. In his words, 20-22 is "a cinematic symphony of spectacular moving images and evocative music, describing the futuristic world of ...

Icon of the event The Shoeless
Fri Nov 14, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A fine blend between traditional folk songs and original material. Frank Evans on banjo, Eli Bender on cello and Emilyn Stam on fiddle....