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Icon of the event Summer Movie for Kids
Thu Aug 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us on August 4 for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Puppet Show
Thu Jul 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for our summer puppet show special "Mud Puddle" in Palmerston Library Theatre! Based on your favourite story by Robert Munsch....

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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event Summer Movie for Kids
Thu Jul 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us on July 7 for a fun family movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre. This is our first of special events throughout the summer, every Thursday afternoon!...

Icon of the event Out there!
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

David Trattles will be your host for a session on travel, bicycle touring - and photography, and in making community as you travel....

Icon of the event Getting Inked
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join staff of the award-winning Chronic Ink tattoo studio as they describe the process of getting a tattoo. Be inspired by beautiful illustrations influenced by Asian and Western art. The Royal Ontario Museum?s Tattoo exhibi...

Icon of the event Maskawisiwin by Rosary Spence
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Celebrated Cree singer, Rosary Spence, will present a performance from her recent musical release, Maskawasiwin. An album infused with the range of Spence's musical abilities, from traditional vocals, to acoustic rhythms, and...

Icon of the event Indigenous Legends & Stories: Film Night
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us in celebrating Aboriginal History Month! We will be showing 8 short movies from the National Film Board of Canada.From animation to 3D modelling, Mi?gmaq traditions to Inuit language, these family-friendly films pres...

Icon of the event TD Toronto Jazz Festival:  Chase Sanborn Trio
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Chase Sanborn is an acclaimed trumpeter and educator, a former member of the Ray Charles Orchestra and has played with a lengthy list of artists including Aretha Franklin and Diana Krall. Join Chase at 6 pm for a workshop, op...

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Jun 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Testament of Youth". Stars: Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington, Taron Egerton. Rated PG-13, 129 minutes.