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Icon of the event The Economic Impact of the Toronto Caribbean Carnival
Mon Jul 10, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A half-hour talk and slideshow presentation, followed by a question-and-answer session with Denise Herrera-Jackson, CEO of the Festival Management Committee, that focuses on the economic impact of a festival....

Icon of the event Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too with Jonny Sun
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us for a discussion on Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too by Jonny Sun. Presented in partnership with and books available for purchase courtesy of Page & Panel.

Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 09
Icon of the event Kids & Family Beginner Ukulele!
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Come to the library & learn how to play the ukulele! We will have some ukuleles to share, but bring your uke if you have one....

Icon of the event Passages Canada Presents: Henry Agassi
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Passages Canada is a storytelling initiative of Historica Canada, working to build understanding and respect for Canada?s shared history and values....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Jul 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Jackie (2016) A portrait of Jacqueline Kennedy (Natalie Portman) in the days following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The film captures the pain and the dignity of the First Lady as she learns to cope with ...

Icon of the event Destination Canada
Ongoing event running from Sat May 20, 2017 - Sun Jul 30, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

La La Land (2016) In a glorious, colourful return to the movie musical, this film finds Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a committed jazz musician, and Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, developing a relationship while followin...

Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson : Separating Fact from Fiction
Tue Jul 18, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cultural historian Gregory Klages reviews the historical records related to Tom Thomson's mysterious passing....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Jul 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

20th Century Women (2016) Set in 1979 Santa Barbara, a mother (Annette Bening) enlists the help of a young woman, a teenage neighbor and a boarder to help give her adolescent son the skills he needs to become a successful adu...