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Icon of the event Ancient Egypt Alive: A Traveler's Journey down the Historic Nile
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Mention the words ?Ancient Egypt? and people?s eyes open wide in awe. In this lecture, Egyptologist Thomas H. Greiner and award winning writer and UofT Graduate Student Laura Ranieri will explore the Giza plateau and its pyra...

Icon of the event The Future of Chinese Culture in Canada
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

As Chinese living in Canada, did you ever wonder how to be Chinese in Canada? What does Chinese culture mean to you, your family, your kids and your relation with the society we are living in? How do you bridge the gap? Do yo...

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Trick or Treaty?
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Palmerston

Trick or Treaty? (PG, 2014, 85 min.) A special Q&A follows with acclaimed film maker and director, Alanis Obomsawin....

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
Ongoing event running from Tue Jun 16, 2015 - Tue Dec 22, 2015
Eatonville

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...

Icon of the event Seniors' Month Movie Special:
Thu Jun 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barbara Frum

To celebrate Seniors' Month in June, please join us to see the winner of the 2010 Best Screenplay Award at the Cannes Film Festival. "Poetry", a Korean drama, is considered to be an "achingly exquisite portrait" (Philadelphia...

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 11
Thu Jul 23
Thu Aug 13
Thu Sep 17
Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Martha of the North
Wed Jun 10, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Martha of the North directed by Marquise Lepage (2008, 83 min.)...

Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Nifty Frum Friends welcome you! We are a lively and informal group of retirees who meet in the library on the second Tuesday of every month from 2-4 pm, to exchange news and views on a variety of topics, to listen to a guest ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 09
Tue Sep 08
Icon of the event Learn the Art of Capoeira for Teens
Tue Jun 09, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This workshop will expose you to the basics of Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music. Instructors from Axé Capoeira Toronto will provide a history as well as show you Capoeira...

Icon of the event Community Book Share - 100In1Day Toronto 2015
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

Join us to promote literacy and help the environment in your neighbourhood! Bring your gently used books and take some gently used books home. There will be lots of free books to choose from. Book donations welcome but not...