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Icon of the event Arts Film Series : Difret
Mon Feb 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Three hours outside of Addis Ababa, a bright 14-year-old girl is on her way home from school when men on horses swoop in and kidnap her. The brave Hirut grabs a rifle and tries to escape, but ends up shooting her would-be hu...

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
Sat Mar 04
Sat Mar 11
Icon of the event Black History Month Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Celebrate Black History Month by watching some of the finest documentaries and movies that contribute to Black history and culture. Join us every Friday afternoon during the month of February at 2 PM. All are welcome. No regi...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17
Fri Feb 24
Icon of the event Ukulele Club
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us and learn to play the Ukulele! Learn essential chords and strumming technique, and a new song each week. Bring your own Uke, or use one of ours!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17
Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond - The History of Steelpan
Thu Feb 02, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Joy Lapps presents a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally....

Icon of the event Gardens of Sicily with art, architecture, culture. Donna Fenice.Part II
Thu Feb 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Donna Fenice will lead a whirlwind tour of the highlights of the enchanting island of Sicily over two sessions....

Icon of the event #BlackLivesMatter
Wed Feb 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Kicking off 2017's Black History Month at the library, join us for a candid discussion on the achievements of Toronto's Black communities, the Black Lives Matter movement, and race-relations in Canada. With journalist Desmond...

Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of popular books. A list of titles and copies of monthly selections are available at the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 28
Tue Mar 28
Icon of the event Arts Film Series  : The Children are watching us.
Mon Jan 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In his first collaboration with renowned screenwriter and longtime partner Cesare Zavattini, Vittorio De Sica examines the cataclysmic consequences of adult folly on an innocent child. Heralding the pair?s subsequent work on ...

Icon of the event DJ Workshop
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Visit the York Woods Library Youth Hub to learn to match, mix, scratch, mash-up, cross-fade and more with our instructor. Equipment is provided. Drop-in welcomed.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 13
Mon Feb 27