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Adult  (40)
Teen  (22)
All Children  (16)

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English  (46)
French  (1)
Icon of the event 'Rembrandt by Rembrandt'
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Art historian, Anne Thackray returns with a lecture on Rembrandt. Rembrandt made more portraits of himself than any other major artist of his times - or for centuries after. Was Rembrandt simply tracing the effects of pass...

Icon of the event Chinese New Year Celebration
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

Come celebrate the Year of the Sheep at Agincourt Library! Enjoy a traditional Chinese music and dance performance in celebration of Chinese New Year and learn more about Chinese culture. Everyone is welcome!

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day....

Icon of the event Film Essay
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

20-22:ALPHA is a nonverbal documentary film produced and directed by local artist Thierry Loa. In his words, 20-22 is "a cinematic symphony of spectacular moving images and evocative music, describing the futuristic world of ...

Icon of the event Hue: A Matter of Colour - National Film Board Mini Film Fest
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

In Honour of Black History Month - please join us for this free film screening at Palmerston Library Theatre. The feature documentary by renowned director and cinematographer Vic Sarin is a personal yet global investigation i...

Icon of the event Island in the Sun with Roger Gibbs: Stories, People and Music from the Caribbean
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

"Island in the Sun: Stories, People and Music from the Caribbean" is a concert of folk songs, calypsos and stories of Barbados from 1800 to present. Immerse in the island's history and its people's hopes and aspirations, thei...

Icon of the event Tea & Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Join us for an entertaining and relaxing afternoon and listen to librarians review and discuss recent publications, upcoming titles, their favourite authors, and recommend some good titles for you to read. Light refreshments ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 30
Icon of the event A Toronto Woman's Story - Holocaust Survivor Documentary
Mon Jan 26, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A moving documentary about the artistry and struggle of Canadian figure skating coach and choreographer Ellen Burka. She recounts her life from pre-war Amsterdam, to Westerbork and Theresienstadt concentration camps, to Dutch...

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Sat Jan 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of Family Literacy Day 2015 - join us for a puppet show in Palmerston Library theatre, performed by library staff. Based on the German fairy tale by Brothers Grimm....

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Jan 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day....