Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

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

Join us for a free screening of "Trick or Treaty?" (2014, 85min.) in celebration of National Aboriginal History Month. In addition we will also show the short film "How to Build an Igloo" (11 mins., 1949). Palmerston Library ...

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie!
Fri Jun 05, 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 Origami with John Jay Guppy
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month with us by learning how to fold various Origami crafts with John Jay Guppy! Materials will be provided. In the rotunda. Drop in, all ages welcome.

Icon of the event A Culinary Journey Through China
Sat May 30, 2015 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

Discover the history of Chinese food with Professor Leo Chan from Humber School of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism. Learn about various ingredients, tools used in preparation and Chinese traditions. Program room. Registra...

Icon of the event Spring Book Sale
Sat May 09, 2015 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Leaside

Browse for new favourites at our Spring Book Sale. Sale runs from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm. Everyone welcome....

Icon of the event Cultural Hot Spot: Mural Making
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Richview

Richview Library is partnering with Arts for Children and Youth for a special 8 week long mural designing program. Participants will design and create murals that will be displayed on TTC buses around Toronto! For more inform...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Thu May 21
Thu May 28
Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited a workshop to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in the Agincourt Branch neighbourhood on June 6, 20...

Icon of the event Classic and Timeless Sleuth Nancy Drew Turns 85 This Year!
Wed Apr 22, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Leaside

She remains smart, resourceful, and independent. Come get the scoop on Nancy, the people who created her, as well as the mystery writers she has inspired....

Icon of the event Poetry Night with Lilly Barnes: Journey of a Life Lived in Turbulent Times
Thu Apr 09, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

Celebrate National Poetry Month with an evening of poetry and music at Palmerston Library Theatre with Canadian poet and author Lilly Barnes who will read from her new book "Journey" (Inanna Publications, 2014). Book signing ...

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 Mar 26
Thu Apr 23
Thu May 21
Thu Jun 11