Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Introduction to Baroque Music
Wed Jan 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn more about the basics of baroque music and historically informed performance practice. Presentation and musical demonstrations by Tafelmusik violinist Patricia Ahern.

Icon of the event PA Day Family Film: Minions
Fri Jan 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlett Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world. Rated G: 91min

Icon of the event  Applefun Puppet Show - Robin Hood and the Dragon
Sun Jan 17, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with Robin Hood and the Dragon. Join Applefun Puppetry for 45-minutes of puppet show fun. Oh no! The Sheriff has stolen the money! The best way to get it back? A dancing contest of course! Aft...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 26
Icon of the event Lillian H. Smith Beginner Ukulele Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

New to the ukulele? Interested in jamming with other newbies? Join our beginner ukulele club. Explore chords, strumming patterns, learn easy songs, and have fun!...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 08
Fri Jan 22
Icon of the event The Fat Cat Puppet Show
Wed Dec 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A cat eats everyone he meets, growing fatter & fatter until a woodcutter cuts him open & releases all he had eaten. From book by Jack Kent.

Icon of the event New Music 101: What's in a Fable?
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Presented by Musica Reflecta, Blythwood Winds and narrator Alex Eddington perform several pieces by local composers. Explore the dramatic and humorous side of timeless fables!...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Inside Out
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm

After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions-Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness-conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school. Rated G:94 min

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Spend the afternoon watching a great movie on the big screen! Drop in, no registration.

Icon of the event Women & Trans* Literary Speed Dating
Fri Nov 06, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other women and trans* folks who share your interests? Speed dating is a fun way to meet lots of potential dates and new friends in one evening! Bring a favourite book to discuss and an open heart. Light refres...