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Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Steelpan with Suzette
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

Join Suzette Vidale as she speaks about the origins, evolution and current innovations of the steelpan. Have fun while learning the proper technique of holding the sticks and playing a simple song. No musical knowledge requir...

Icon of the event Jingle Bells
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Richview

Join us at the library to celebrate the holidays with a musical concert!...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures: Great Shakespeare Scenes in Opera With Iain Scott
Thu Oct 09, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Prospero's Epilogue from the Tempest. Learn from Iain Scott, much sought out opera educator,how an opera librettist adapts Shakespere's lines for the lyric stage and how a composer sets these lines to music. How Shakespears'...

Icon of the event Great Artists of the Impressionist Period: Renoir
Mon Oct 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Art historian Suzanne Tevlin considers the innovative work of the great artist during the impressionist period: Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships: Canadian Food Heritage
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Richview

Join us when staff from Montgomery’s Inn discuss Canadian food heritage. Issues of nutrition, seasonality, and local food production are explored through the lens of Victorian Toronto....

Icon of the event Star Wars Reads Day
Sat Oct 11, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Richview

Attention all young Jedi, Sith, Stormtroopers, and Wookies! Join us in marking the 3rd annual Star Wars Reads Day at Richview Library! Celebrate all things Star Wars and reading with activities and games! Drop into the librar...

Icon of the event The Munich Art Trove with German Consul General Walter Stechel
Tue Oct 21, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

In 2010, 1400 art works were discovered in the apartment of Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich. These works by well known artists like Picasso, Kokoschka, Klee, Munch, Chagall were considered " degenerate" by the Nazis and were loo...

Icon of the event Movies at the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Spend your Saturday afternoon watching a feature film at the library. Free Tickets distributed 15 minutes before the movie. First-come, first-served. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Oct 18
Sat Nov 08
Sat Dec 20
Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures . Mozart in Love with Rick Phillips
Thu Oct 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Deer Park

Although we often associate the word 'love' with happiness and joy, there are many aspects to real human love - from joy to jealousy, to longing,confusion and heartache. The genius of Mozart is clearly exhibited by how he sho...

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library - Vocal Play!
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Dufferin/St.Clair

Join jazz and improvising vocalist May Chook for a safe and FUN vocal improvisation workshop. Let's have fun singing, making funny sounds and speaking with style. ALL ages and levels, families are welcome!