Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too with Jonny Sun
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us for a discussion on Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too by Jonny Sun. Presented in partnership with and books available for purchase courtesy of Page & Panel.

Icon of the event Create Your Own Comic
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Hone your comic book creation skills with writer and illustrator Evan Munday. Walk in with an idea, walk out with some finished comic panels!...

Icon of the event The Economic Impact of the Toronto Caribbean Carnival
Mon Jul 10, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A half-hour talk and slideshow presentation, followed by a question-and-answer session with Denise Herrera-Jackson, CEO of the Festival Management Committee, that focuses on the economic impact of a festival....

Icon of the event A Summer of French Films: Dheepan
Mon Jul 10, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In Sri Lanka, the Civil War is reaching its end, and defeat is near. Dheepan decides to flee, taking with him two strangers - a woman and a little girl - hoping that they will make it easier for him to claim asylum in Europe....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Cedarbrae
Sat Jul 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Ever wondered how wool from a sheep becomes a sweater? Learn all about the process of creating wool, then try carding and spinning wool yourself!...

Icon of the event Summer Family Films
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Bring some popcorn or candy and watch a free movie at the library!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Kids French Book Club
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Rejoignez-nous pour parler des livres durant l'été. Les réunions seront chaque vendredi soir de 6-8h. Les réunions commencent le 7 de Juillet et terminent le 1iere de Septembre. Pour des enfants de 7 à 14 ans....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Canada 150 Afternoon Movie
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

We will be showing a family movie for everyone to enjoy!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event The Story of the Steeldrum
Thu Jul 06, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Learn how the steelpan came to be and its evolution in Trinidad. Pat "Panman Pat" McNeilly will explain how this unique instrument came to Canada and the defining role it plays in the Toronto Caribbean Carnival, A.K.A. Cariba...

Icon of the event Kids Summer Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us on Thursdays this summer for movie magic suitable for the whole family. Have fun watching recent popular hits or enjoy the classics....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 06
Thu Jul 13
Thu Jul 20
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 03