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Icon of the event Ways of Seeking: David Balzer & Margaux Williamson discuss Art & Curating
Tue May 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The acclaimed Canadian art critic and the acclaimed Canadian painter will talk and drawing from their experience and their books: David's Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Everything Else, and Margaux's I ...

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island:
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Learn about indigenous histories through the indigenous lens....

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Come and join this poetry slam weekly program that will be running on Mondays at 4:30 at the library. The series will run from October 2014 to August 2015. You can collect community hours while showcasing your artistic poetic...


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Icon of the event Asian Heritage: Japanese Culture
Fri May 15, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month at the Library, and learn about the traditions of Japan from experts of the Japanese Cultural Centre. To register, please visit the Branch or call 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Anime Bash: Cosplay, Talk & Film Screening
Sat Apr 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join us for an afternoon celebration of anime and cosplay, featuring a talk about cosplay photography followed by a screening of the acclaimed film, "Hal." Cosplay is encouraged and welcomed!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat May 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join the Museum of Inuit Art at Bloor/Gladstone branch to touch some museum artifacts from their hands-on collection, play traditional Inuit games and make your own piece of art to take home.

Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day: Rhymes for Young Ghouls
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

REEL CANADA presents National Canadian Film Day. This countrywide celebration of Canadian film is an opportunity to join film buffs across the country to watch some of the wonderful films made in Canada. Join us for a screeni...

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island:
Fri Jun 12, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Learn about indigenous histories through the indigenous lens....

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21: The Four Seasons Remixed
Thu Apr 30, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Vivaldi's Four Seasons is an iconic work that seems to transcend cultural boundaries and can be found anywhere from concert halls to supermarkets. Join us as we explore Four Seasons through a completely different lens in a ja...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto 2015
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...