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Icon of the event Canadian Cinema since the 1980s: At the Heart of the World
Tue Jun 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Runnymede

Come and hear how an American became enthralled with our films and what they show of our Canadian identity....

Icon of the event Peak Learning.  Rabindranath Tagore and Satyajit Ray with  Kathleen O'Connell.
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. To celebrate this, join Kathleen O'Connell, South Asia Studies U of T, as she discusses Tagore and Satyajit Ray, the filmaker and director. his lecture...

Icon of the event Forensics and Fiction with Margaret Cannon and Summer Mysteries
Thu May 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Just in time for summer reading, noted Globe and Mail crime fiction reviewer, Margaret Cannon, will introduce you to the latest published crime fiction.

Icon of the event Movie Night
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Runnymede

Films introduced by Risa Shuman, CBC Sunday Edition film commentator and former TVOntario Saturday Night at the Movies senior producer. Call 416-393-7697 for titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 16
Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night:
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Watch a monthly movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 15
Thu Jun 12
Thu Jul 17
Thu Aug 14
Icon of the event Movie Night
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Runnymede

Films introduced by Risa Shuman, CBC Sunday Edition film commentator and former TVOntario Saturday Night at the Movies senior producer. Call 416-393-7697 for titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 21
Wed Jun 18
Icon of the event Donna Felice and the Gardens of Southern Italy.
Tue May 06, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Deer Park

To attract our attention, even just for a moment, in the midst of the breathtaking scenery of Southern Italy, gardens have to be extraordinary. From the ?Terrace of Infinity? overlooking the Amalfi Coast, to a lush, tropical...

Icon of the event Summer Movie Afternoon:
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun feature family movie in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event The Forbidden City
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of the China's Emperors. Dr. Chen Shen, the ROM?s Vice President, Senior Curator (Bishop White Chair of East Asian Archaeology) will present a talk on the multiple perspectives and deeper ...

Icon of the event The Wisdom Box interactive
Mon Jun 09, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of National Aboriginal History Month - please join us for these lively teachings for all ages in the Palmerston Library Theatre. The "Wisdom Box" contains many items representing First Nations teachings, cultur...