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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Aga Khan Museum visits Downsview
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Downsview

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum Collection and be inspired to create your own art....

Icon of the event Looking for Love in Verdi's La Traviata
Tue Oct 06, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

A high-class Parisian courtesan, her lover and his father run the gamut from love at first sight to tragic loss in the world?s most popular opera. Join Opera Canada editor Wayne Gooding as he introduces the Canadian Opera Co...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Evelyn Gregory

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a...

Icon of the event West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the drums. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in.

Icon of the event Toronto Take Three: Film Locations in Toronto
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Michael Dowse?s award-winning The F Word (2013), starring Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan, celebrates Toronto both as a container of plots and as a city of the imagination. Join Dr Tom Ue (Department of English, University Col...

Icon of the event Memoir Writing Seminar
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Share and improve your memoir-writing skills in this 4-part session led by author Lesley Donaldson-Reid. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Icon of the event Toronto Take Three:  Tour of Film Locations
Thu Sep 10, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
North York Central Library

Follow the footsteps of some of your favourite characters from TV and films including NBC?s Hannibal (2013?) and Atom Egoyan?s Chloe (2009)! We will explore Toronto?s own Royal Ontario Museum and different parts of the TELUS ...

Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 04
Fri Sep 11
Fri Sep 18
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 02
Icon of the event Toronto Take Three: Film Screening of
Thu Sep 03, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

This screening of Michael Dowse?s The F Word (2013) will be introduced by a mystery guest. A romantic comedy set in Toronto, and featuring a whimsical Genie Award-winning screenplay by Elan Mastai, the film centers around the...

Icon of the event Vivi Sorensen - Uaajeerneq: Storytelling through Mask Dance
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Planet IndigenUS 2015! Born in Nuuk, Greenland, Vivi Sorensen is an Inuk mask dancer, actress and TV personality. Uaajeerneq, the East Greenlandic form of storytelling through mask dance, was traditionally performed during th...