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Icon of the event Pop Sherlock
Ongoing event running from Sat Aug 19, 2017 - Sun Oct 22, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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Icon of the event Digitizing Family Memories
Ongoing event running from Mon Oct 02, 2017 - Thu Oct 26, 2017
Location: Cedarbrae

Bring your old photographs, family heirlooms, writings and other materials to be documented and digitized as part of your personal collection. All Ages welcome. No registration required. For more information, call 416-396-885...

Icon of the event Scandinavian Films: A Man called Ove
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

An isolated retiree spends his days enforcing rules that only he cares about, and visiting his wife's grave. When a boisterous family moves in next door, an unlikely friendship forms. Directed by Hannes Holm. 2017

Icon of the event 3D Printing: The Tetrapylon of Palmyra
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Palmyra is one of the most important archeological sites in the world. Since 2015, large sections of the site have been destroyed by ISIL. Creative Commons, in partnership with re:3D, have used 3D printing to create a replica...

Icon of the event Eating Words
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Celebrated chef and author Andrew George Jr. of Wet'suwet'en Nation on modern native cuisine, and choosing local, fresh, natural and organic foods. With Ian Brown, award-winning author and a feature writer for...

Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discuss...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Knit & Crochet Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Join our Knit & Crochet Circle on Tuesdays 3:30-5:30 pm (Periodical Lounge).


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Indigenous Celebration Storytime
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Celebrate Canada?s Indigenous culture and heritage this October with Morningside Library. Jim Adams will be joining us to tell Indigenous stories with the use of drums. Drop in, no registration required. All ages welc...

Icon of the event The Middle East in Film Series: Yacoubian Building-Part II
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The screening of the 2nd part of Yacoubian Building, a film based on a bestselling novel of the same name. The film unravels the stories of the residents of an old downtown condo building in Cairo. As the stories unfold, yo...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 28