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Icon of the event Black History Month Special: Afro Fusion Dance Workshop
Mon Feb 20, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join dancer and choreographer Nadine Brown for an Afro fusion dance class which includes dance forms that involve African Technique and urban African dances such as Azonto and Makosa. Working with upbeat music such as Afro b...

Icon of the event PA Day Movie
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

It's a day off school! Bring a friend and a snack and watch a movie on the big screen. Feature film to be announced. Drop-in, no registration required.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Storks
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby. Rated PG

Icon of the event Lawren Harris's Modernity
Thu Feb 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Harris?s abstract paintings begun in the 1930s are often thought emotionally remote. In reality they are colourful, energetic and rich in feeling. They strive for spiritual revelation, and stylistically are deeply immersed in...

Icon of the event Spoken Word Artist Dwayne Morgan: Living a Life of Passion
Wed Feb 08, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

In this talk, Spoken Word Artist, Dwayne Morgan, shares how he came to...

Icon of the event Korean Conversation Circle at Palmerston
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Are you interested in enhancing Korean language skills? Our program's interest is to maximize every participant?s engagement and experience in Korean language by managing one on one individual based conversation with native K...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Icon of the event Gumboots Dance
Fri Feb 03, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Gumboots is a rhythmic dance originating from South Africa, and requires the use of rubber boots. It is a first influence of Stomp dance a discipline where the body becomes the musical instrument, eyes the lyrics and dance t...

Icon of the event Michelle Jean: A Woman of PUrpose and Ninth Floor
Wed Feb 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us at the library for a short film festival in honor of Black History Month. The National Film Board of Canada presents: Michaelle Jean - A Woman of Purpose and Ninth Floor. Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Opera and Revolution
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Two of the Canadian Opera Company?s presentations this season were inspired by political upheaval on both sides of the Atlantic in the 19th century. Wagner?s epic Ring cycle was born of the composer?s own direct experience wi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Icon of the event Little Red Theatre Presents:
Sat Jan 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

In celebration of Family Literacy Month 2017 - join us for a special theatre performance by Little Red Theatre at Palmerston Library theatre. Free. Suitable for ages 4-11. No registration required....