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Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event NFB film club featuring the film Shameless Propaganda
Tue Jan 06, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

This feature documentary examines its own genre, which has often been called Canada's national art form. Released in the year of the NFB's 75th birthday, Shameless Propaganda is filmmaker Robert Lower's take on the boldest an...

Icon of the event NFB film club featuring the film A score for women's voices
Tue Mar 03, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

In celebration of International Women's Day. Between March and October of 2000, millions of women from 161 countries took to the streets to denounce poverty and violence against women. The March of Women was an initiative of ...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Sat Feb 28
Icon of the event Bob the Magician
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Yorkville

An entertaining one man magic show combining side-splitting comedy, visual magic and lots of participation for kids. Registration required in person or by phone: 416-393-7660.

Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Come out for an evening of film....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 12
Mon Feb 09
Mon Mar 09
Icon of the event HALF: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son: Documentary Screening and Discussion
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Yorkville

Join us for a screening of the documehtary "HALF: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son." Vincent Lee was born to a Chinese father and a Jamaican mother. At the age of five he was sent to China where he endured a life of hardsh...

Icon of the event Wedgwood: Artistry and Innovation
Thu Mar 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Josiah Wedgwood I (1730-1795) was one of the most successful entrepreneurs of the Industrial Revolution. Since 1759, Wedgwood ceramics have constantly evolved to appeal to changing needs and tastes. An identification clinic f...

Icon of the event Canadian Opera Company Talk: The Barber of Seville
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Wayne Gooding, editor of Opera Canada magazine, examines the different ways Rossini's riotous romp has been translated to the stage from its premiere in 1816 up to the present day. Special attention will be given to Els Comed...

Icon of the event The Canadian Home Front: L.M. Montgomery's Reflections on War
Tue Jan 27, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
North York Central Library

Special event for the North York Central Library Book Club's January meeting reading Rilla of Ingleside by Lucy Maud Montgomery....