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Icon of the event Hot Doc Fridays: Hadwin's Judgement
Fri May 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The story of a logging engineer and how he was transformed into a violent and desperate environmental activist. Part of a series of 4 critically acclaimed documentaries by Canadian filmmakers.

Icon of the event Rabbit and Bear Paws Puppet Show
Wed Jul 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Find out how a faithful dog saves the day in this funny and touching puppet show! Travel back to the dawn of history, when all the animals lived in harmony with each other... until a council must decide what to do about human...

Icon of the event Fandom Friday
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Looking for recommendations on the next anime or tv show to watch or just want to chat with other fans? Celebrate fandoms and 'feels' and bond over your favourite characters, shows, comics, and video games with others teens l...

Icon of the event Music Documentaries: Wattstax (1973)
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In 1972 at the Los Angeles Coliseum, director Mel Stuart captures the performances of the Watts Summer Festival. Organized by Stax Records, the festival is a gathering of musicians and entertainers from the black community, b...

Icon of the event Hot Doc Fridays: The World Before Her
Fri May 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A rare glimpse into the world of two opposing camps of young women in India: a group of 20 contestants in the Miss India beauty pageant, and a camp for young girls, belonging to a female wing of a militant fundamentalist mov...

Icon of the event Wild Ontario's Birds of Prey
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Get up close to some of Canada's most magnificent animals! You'll get the chance to meet and learn about amazing birds of prey. Presented by Wild Ontario from the University of Guelph, this educational show will inspire you t...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 15, 2017 | 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Fairview

Take a break from the summer heat and watch a fun family movie indoors! Drop-in, no registration required. Simultaneous screenings of

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Jul 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Escape the heat and watch a great film! Film titles will be announced in June. Dates: July 6, 13, 20, August 3, 10, 24 and 31

Icon of the event Super Science
Wed Aug 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Be amazed by dry ice demonstrations, bubbling potions, chemical reactions, amazing air pressure experiments and much more exciting science fun! For kids ages 4 and up. Free tickets will be available in the theatre lobby 30 mi...

Icon of the event The Middle East in Film (evenings @6:30): Where Do We Go Now?
Tue Jun 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The film tells the story of a group of women who work together to rescue their village from the ongoing civil conflict between the Muslims and the Christians that has plagued the village for a long time. Directed by Nadine La...