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Icon of the event 14A Crowd
Mon Oct 27, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Enjoy a recent blockbuster for teens at the library. Please note that some of the films shown may be rated 14A.

Icon of the event Art of the Americas: Capoiera Dance
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Capoeira Angola Centre Ori fuse dance and martial arts together....

Icon of the event 14A Crowd
Mon Nov 17, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Enjoy a recent blockbuster for teens at the library. Please note that films shown may be rated 14A.

Icon of the event The Pun-ger Games
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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In everyday life, puns are intentionally or accidentally used in jokes and witty remarks. In literature, puns have been used by famous writers in their literary works....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Eglinton Square
Sat Oct 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff at Eglinton Square Library to touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 26, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The Lunchbox (2014) Set in contemporary Mumbai, a woman tries to spice up her marriage by preparing a new dish for her husband's lunchbox. The lunchbox is mistakenly delivered to another man in her husband's office building...

Icon of the event Great  Art:  Rembrandt and the Life of Christ
Fri Sep 12, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Regarded as the greatest artist of Holland's "Golden Age", Rembrandt van Rijn is also one of the greatest storytellers in the history of art. Art historian, Anne Thackray discusses his use of The Bible as the source of ins...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Jul 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Blue Jasmine (2013) A woman must learn how to support herself after her husband has been revealed to be a fraud artist. Cate Blanchett won the 2013 Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in this film. Directed by Wood...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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American Hustle (2013) Based on the ABSCAM sting operation in the late 1970s, two con artists are forced to help the FBI ferret out corrupt politicians. Directed by David O. Russell, starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley C...

Icon of the event Halloween Movie
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eglinton Square

Join us for a Halloween themed movie. Space is limited. For children 6-12 years. Free tickets will be available at 1:30 on the day of the movie.