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Icon of the event Strangers Among Us
Fri Sep 16, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Meet the authors and editor of the Canadian science fiction and fantasy anthology Strangers Among Us. The anthology deals with the issue of mental health, placed in the context of science fiction and fantasy.

Icon of the event Subdivided : Building Inclusion into the Global City
Mon Sep 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Co-editors Jay Pitters and John Lorinc in coversation about new approaches to city-building....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Sep 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Let's Draw
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The skill of drawing is not unlike the skill of speaking. You are trying to make a point. Help your language along visually, draw, talk and network here at the Library!


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 29
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating
Fri Aug 19, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given five minutes to chat with e...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Take a break from the heat and watch some great films. This program will run on Thursdays in July and August and on September 1st. Check back in June for a list of the film titles and screening dates.

Icon of the event Special Effects Make Up
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Learn how special effects make-up is used in film, and try out the techniques for yourself in this very hands-on workshop provided in partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival....

Icon of the event Wild Wednesday: Creepy Crawlers Express
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Dare to have a hands-on experience with live animals from Creepy Crawlers Express? You'll get a chance to meet, greet and learn about insects, reptiles, amphibians and other amazing creatures!...

Icon of the event Pheonix Academy of the Arts Cultural Celebration
Fri Aug 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join Toronto Public Library and Phoenix Academy of the Arts in a celebration of the richness of community, arts, and culture through a variety of music and folk dances delivered by intergenerational performers....