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Icon of the event The Reality and Rhetoric of the Apocalypse
Mon May 09, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join Professor Allan Weiss, York University, author of mainstream/literary, science fiction and fantasy short stories, for a discussion on the meaning of the phrase The Apocalypse....

Icon of the event RUSH SEATS ONLY Daniel Clowes
Mon Feb 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Academy Award nominated creator of Eightball, Ghost World and Wilson, Daniel Clowes, on his new graphic novel, Patience. With Canadian cartoonist Seth....

Icon of the event Stratford Festival HD Production Screening: King Lear
Tue May 10, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Fairview

Celebrate the legacy of William Shakespeare during the quartercentenary year with a screening from the Stratford Festival....

Icon of the event Star Talks: David Walliams
Wed Mar 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The English comedian, actor, author and television personality (Little Britain, Britain's Got Talent) on becoming Britain's biggest children's author to debut this century. With Toronto Star's film critic and movie writer Li...

Icon of the event Teen Flix: Selma
Sat Feb 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Join us for a movie in celebration of Black History Month....

Icon of the event Lion Dance Performance
Sat May 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Join us for an exciting traditional lion dance performance, a celebration of Asian heritage through music and dance. We will explore the history of lion dance and the values it teaches to its practitioners such as teamwork, r...

Icon of the event Movie Night: MORE THAN A GAME
Fri Feb 19, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

This documentary follows NBA superstar LeBron James and four of his talented teammates through the trials and tribulations of high school basketball in Ohio and James' journey to fame....

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond: A Steel Drum Performance
Mon Feb 22, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Joy Lapps presents "From Skin to Steel and Beyond" bringing to Fairview an interactive presentation exploring steel pan history and its present cultural and social relevance locally and throughout the world. Enjoy a wide rang...

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Electric Counterpoint
Thu Mar 10, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Minimalist music is characterised by the repetition of short phrases that change gradually, producing a hypnotic effect. From techno to jazz, it can be heard in numerous genres and styles around the world and has inspired art...

Icon of the event Steve Reich and Michael Snow
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

World renowned American composer Steve Reich and Canadian artist Michael Snow, in conversation with CBC Radio's Sook-Yin Lee....