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Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Preschool Stories and Craft
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Locke

For ages 2 1/2 - 5 yrs. Pick up your ticket 1 hour before the program starts. Limit of 20 children per session....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 21
Tue Aug 04
Tue Aug 18
Icon of the event Summer Road Movies Series for the Armchair Traveller
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Join us on four Monday nights in July and August for selected road movies for the armchair traveller. Beat the heat in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. For more information and titles, please call 416-393-7680.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 17
Mon Aug 24
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639. Please note, there will be no program on Aug...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 03
Fri Jul 10
Fri Jul 17
Fri Jul 24
Fri Jul 31
Icon of the event Secret Pathway to Chinese Culture
Sat Jun 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Agincourt

Chinese culture is endlessly fascinating, rich and diverse. In this talk, Professor Ka Tat Tsang, Director of China Project at the University of Toronto, will introduce Chinese culture to English speaking cultural enthusiasts...

Icon of the event Great Books: Henry James - Portrait of a Lady
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

In The Portrait of a Lady (1881) James develops for the first time at full length the "international theme," the contrast between American and Continental manners, for which he is celebrated. Come join John Snow for an after...

Icon of the event PA Day Movie:
Fri Jun 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

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

Icon of the event Introduction to Aboriginal Music
Thu Jun 25, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Find out more than you ever knew possible about the scope of Native music. Come hear and see the eclectic sights and sounds of the music of the First Nations. Speaker: Brian Wright-McLeod, Native music journalist, radio host,...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Weston

Watch a new feature movie on the last Wednesday of every month.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 24
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 26
Icon of the event Pompeii. In the Shadow of the Volcano with  Kate Cooper. Asst. Curator
Tue Jun 23, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Pompeii - city frozen in time after the 79 A.D eruption. Join Kate Cooper, assistant curator as she discusses the exhibition at the ROM....

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...