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Icon of the event Orchardviewers
Ongoing event running from Thu Oct 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 03, 2015
Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2015 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and more, don't m...

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in our comfortable and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a carefully selected new title. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 10
Thu Jan 21
Thu Feb 18
Thu Mar 24
Icon of the event Myseum on the Move - Sports Edition
Sat Feb 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Help build Myseum Memories, a digital documentation of the diversity of experience n Toronto. Bring your personal photos, objects, and memorabilia that represent Toronto and sports.

Icon of the event Elizabeth Strout
Sun Jan 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Pulitzer prize-winning author of Olive Kitteridge on mother-daughter relationships and her new novel, My Name is Lucy Barton. With The Globe and Mail's Sarah Hampson....

Icon of the event Holiday Open House
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join in on the fun and celebration at Richview's Holiday Open House. Enjoy crafts, stories, a sing along and much more! Open to all ages. Drop in....

Icon of the event Yann Martel
Mon Feb 01, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The internationally bestselling author Yann Martel and Man Booker Prize winner of Life of Pi on his new novel The High Mountains of Portugal....

Icon of the event International Women's Day Movie
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate International Women's Day with the Eatonville staff. Join us for a screening of Iron Jawed Angels, starring Academy Award winner Hillary Swank. This movie tells the little-known story of a group of passionate and dy...

Icon of the event Daniel Clowes
Mon Feb 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Academy Award nominated creator of Eightball, Ghost World and Wilson, Daniel Clowes, on his new graphic novel, Patience. With Canadian cartoonist Seth....

Icon of the event Film Club @ Richview
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Risa Suman, film historian and long-time senior producer of Saturday Night at the Movies will screen and discuss selection of memorable films

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 10
Icon of the event Teen Paint Party
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Express yourself on canvas with the feelings you channel from the rhythm of music. Listen to a live DJ and learn the techniques of painting with a professional artist....