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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 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 Parting of the Veil: Traditions Connected with Halloween
Tue Oct 28, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

From the lantern in the window to the apples in the basket, many of the traditions of Hallowe'en come from old Celtic Traditions. October 31 marks a time when the wall between our world and the Other is very thin, and all man...

Icon of the event Turkish Film Series
Mon Jan 05, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Turkish Passport (Türk Pasaportu); directed by Burak Ariel....

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 Kirk Elliott and October Browne
Fri Dec 12, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

They have been making music together for over twenty years, own and play dozens of musical instruments, and play and sing in Celtic, folk, pop and historical styles.

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 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 TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Victoria Village

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 Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Icon of the event 'Rembrandt by Rembrandt'
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Art historian, Anne Thackray returns with a lecture on Rembrandt. Rembrandt made more portraits of himself than any other major artist of his times - or for centuries after. Was Rembrandt simply tracing the effects of pass...