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Icon of the event Cosmopolis Toronto with Author & Photographer Colin Boyd Shafer
Fri Nov 04, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Join Cosmopolis Toronto Photographer and Author Colin Boyd Shafer and participants from the project to discuss the journey of documenting one person from every country in the world who calls Toronto home and the stories they ...

Icon of the event New Year's at Noon
Sat Dec 31, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Can't stay up till midnight to ring in the New Year? Join us for a countdown at the library, and we'll celebrate New Year's at Noon!...

Icon of the event X Dance
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Through top dance hits, imaginative storylines, playful characters and explorative dance experiences from cultures around the world, students are encouraged to celebrate diversity and the Xtra Awesome parts of themselves and ...

Icon of the event ND's Haunted House! TWO DAYS!
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Do you have what it takes to walk through Northern District's Haunted House? They say the Northern District Library is haunted and spirits linger the halls on Hallows Eve. Come out if you're up for a fright! All ages welco...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 29
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event CANCELLED - Film Club: Things Arab Men Say
Wed Nov 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

This engaging documentary introduces us to Jay, Ghassan, Faisal, Adnan, Falah, Bashar and Ramey, who spend an afternoon in a barber shop discussing work, family, politics, and religion while getting haircuts and a shave. We b...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for a family friendly film on your day off from school!...

Icon of the event Halloween DIY
Sat Oct 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for Halloween at the library!...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Toronto Photographer Peter MacCallum
Thu Dec 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to acclaimed Toronto photographer Peter MacCallum. He will talk about and present pictures of his new book, "Documentary Projects, 2005-20015," which centres on Toronto subjects....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Toronto Camera Club - New Zealand & Australia
Thu Nov 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to David Crichton from the Toronto Camera Club show pictures and talk about his recent trip to New Zealand & Australia....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - King Tut's Treasures
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

We invite you to join us for an exciting talk about King Tut?s Treasures. Elizabeth Iturbe, as an Art Historian, will give her lecture focused on the precious and well-crafted objects found in Tutankhamun's tomb. With this le...