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Fri Jan 29, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What if our interactions with those different from us are strongly influenced by things happening below the radar of awareness, hidden even from ourselves? Shakil Choudhury in his book Deep Diversity explores this question an...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movie
Fri Jan 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Come to Jones to enjoy an afternoon movie that the whole family will enjoy. Title: TBA. Call the branch for more details 416-393-7715.

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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Join us for a feature movie. Drop-In, space is limited.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 02
Sat Jan 30
Icon of the event Annual Holiday Shindig!
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come to Jones for our annual Holiday Shindig where we will sing songs and read stories that the whole family will enjoy!

Icon of the event Holiday Afternoon Craft
Thu Dec 10, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us after school to make a holiday craft that you can take home.

Icon of the event Modern and Traditional Landscape in Japan
Tue Dec 01, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Garden design is an important Japanese art form that has been refined for more than 1000 years, often in a highly abstract and stylized way....

Icon of the event All the Libraries Toronto
Thu Nov 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Daniel Rotsztain, a.k.a. the Urban Geographer, is a freelance artist, writer, and cartographer. Throughout 2015, Rotsztain visited every public library in Toronto and illustrated their exteriors, releasing the collection onli...

Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

Icon of the event Jones Birthday Open House
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | All Day

Help the Jones Branch celebrate our 53rd birthday. Play some board games with the whole family and enjoy a Family Story time at 11 AM. Call the branch for more details 416-393-7715.

Icon of the event Celebrating 125 Years of William Morris's News from Nowhere
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

William Whitla of York University illustrates the origins and challenges of Morris's famous pastoral utopia that had such an impact on late Victorian culture, craftmanship, and the environment. Jointly sponsored by Toronto Re...