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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Kung Jaadee
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Riverdale

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event A Game of Thrones
Tue Mar 21, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

This talk on George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series will focus primarily on the first novel, A Game of Thrones, but it will also consider the series as a whole so far. It will look at the significance of Martin's ...

Icon of the event March Break Movie: Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Imaginative quiet teenager Rafe Katchadorian is tired of his middle school's obsession with the rules at the expense of any and all creativity. Desperate to shake things up, Rafe and his best friends have come up with a plan:...

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instructions on how to play it.

Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show The Paperbag Princess
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Cheer on Princess Elizabeth as she braves the dragon to save Prince Ronald! Stay afterwards to do a craft. Groups please register in advance.

Icon of the event Carnival Spice Presents
Fri Feb 24, 2017 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Riverdale

An energetic performance that will highlight African, Caribbean and Hip Hop culture through dance, signature costume pieces and props. Through spoken-word dialogue, the historical significance of each culture will also be des...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie: The Secret Life of Pets
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

Come and enjoy a free PA Day movie. The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes. Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Black History Film Night--The Ninth Floor
Thu Feb 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Riverdale

The National Film Board presents: Ninth Floor...

Icon of the event In The Zone
Wed Feb 15, 2017 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Guinness World Record-setting rapper Duane D.O. Gibson shares the power that can be gained through reading, creative writing and speech. Ages 6 and up. For more information, call 416-394-1006.

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

The North York Central Library Film Club meets once a month on Mondays. There is an informal discussion after the film, time permitting. All films are screened with English sub-titles where available to assist film-goers with...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 13
Mon Mar 13