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Icon of the event MOVIE NIGHT: Dead Poets Society
Fri Apr 25, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming "Carpe diem! Seize the day, boys! Make y...

Icon of the event North Toronto Historical Society
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 01, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Northern District

NTHS: The North Toronto Historical Society meets the last Wednesday of the month from Jan-May and Sept-Nov....

Icon of the event imagineNATIVE's indigiFLIX Presents: Festival Award Winning Shorts
Fri Jun 13, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Aboriginal History Month by joining us for a screening of imagineNATIVE's festival award winning shorts. Enjoy a handpicked selection of award winning drama, comedy and documentary works on themes of survival, stren...

Icon of the event LGBTQ Film: Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
Fri Jun 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us as we celebrate World Pride 2014 with a screening of the film Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) starring Hugo Weaving and Terence Stamp.

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Journey into the Medieval Convent
Thu Apr 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

From the distinctive and haunting chants of Hildegard von Bingen, to the early polyphony of Codex Las Huelgas and the Notre Dame School, join us and prepare to be transported by the sacred vocal music of medieval Europe....

Icon of the event Teen Flicks!
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join Barbara Frum's Youth Advisory Group (YAG) on the last Thursday of the month for a free movie! Ages 14 and up. Feauture film to be announced. Don't forget to bring a snack! For more details, please call the branch at 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 26
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Fashioning LGBTQ Identity: Visibility, Representation and Community
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Assistant Professor Joseph Medaglia explores the limits and possibilities of fashion, dress, and appearance in the construction and expression of LGBTQ individuals and communities. Referencing examples from popular culture, a...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join Shakespeare in Action (SIA) for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, wizards, potions, ghosts, swords and witches in some of the greatest stories ever told. In this free, six-week program, professional ac...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Bring your own popcorn and enjoy newly released movies on our large screen! Please call the branch for more details, 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 02
Wed Jul 09
Wed Jul 16
Wed Jul 23
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Console Gaming
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Play some old favourites on the PS3, 360, and Wii. Check out some recent titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 28
Mon May 26
Mon Jun 16