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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 Dante and Music
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Explore the poetic, literary and musical roots of Dante. We will examine his fellow writers, and troubadours whose inspiration earned them a place in his immortal Divine Comedy.

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 Trade Routes and Translation Schools
Tue Sep 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

The "Twelfth Century Renaissance" was possible due to new access to information. We will discuss the musicians, scholars and tradespeople who travelled across Europe and beyond, carrying books and ideas.

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 Medieval Performers
Tue Sep 01, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Their art spoke of the wonders and horrors that they witnessed the conditions in which they worked, and preserved a portrait of their world in a way that touches the spirit. Meet some of the major voices of the middle ages.

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Beat the heat by watching a film! Films will be shown every Tuesday afternoon in July and August. Film titles being shown will be published in early June.

Icon of the event Brazilian film series:  Grupo Corpo (documentary)
Tue Aug 25, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Subtitled in English. Duration: 77 min....

Icon of the event Kids' Movie and Summer Reading Club Wrap-up
Thu Aug 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun children's movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. We will also wrap up our TD Summer Reading Club and announce the branch club winners of raffles and contests!...

Icon of the event Summer Reading Club Party 1
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Pape/Danforth

Celebrate a summer of Reading Fun. Prizes. Refreshments...