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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Toronto Zoo visits Burrows Hall
Sat May 28, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we've been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub, TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...

Icon of the event George Orwell's Homage to Catalonia
Thu May 26, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

George Orwell's Homage to Catalonia is a brilliant account of his time fighting in the Spanish Civil War. This experience molded Orwell into one of the 20th century's great political writers. The book delivers a devastating...

Icon of the event Sushi Making with Chef Shoji
Sat May 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Learn to make sushi from expert Chef Shoji. You'll go home with samples of your creations. This program is for adults, older adults and teens. Registration begins Apr. 9th. Register in person or by phone 416-396-8979. Sp...

Icon of the event Guided Tour of The Changing Face of Toronto
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A free guided tour of The Changing Face of Toronto on display in the TD Gallery....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Hakka: The
Tue May 17, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Burrows Hall

A brief introduction to the Hakka Diaspora from China to Jamaica and Canada by award-winning filmmaker Jeanette Kong, in partnership with The Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto. To register, please visit the Branch o...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Museum visits Woodside Square
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Scarborough Museum presents The Early Settler Experience. Enjoy games, toys and stories as you discover Scarborough's past!...

Icon of the event The Changing Face of Toronto
Ongoing event running from Sat May 14, 2016 - Sat Jul 23, 2016
Toronto Reference Library

A glimpse into the daily lives of the people of Toronto through compelling photographic portraits curated from the Toronto Public Library?s Toronto Star Photograph Archive and the Canadian Documentary Art Collection. Each fac...

Icon of the event Intellectual Property: What's in it for you?
Wed May 11, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dumitru Olariu from the Canadian Intellectual Property Office...

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 MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Jones
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jones

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Now is your chance! Come to the library to touch and examine Bata Shoe Museum objects up close while learning the fascinating stories behind the s...