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Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Kennedy/Eglinton

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Over four sessions, you will learn tips and tricks for how to make comics, read and discuss graphic novels, and create comics stories based on your life an...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 15
Wed Mar 16
Thu Mar 17
Fri Mar 18
Icon of the event Much Ado About Shakespeare
Mon Apr 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us in celebrating Shakespeare's birthday, with a screening of the Much Ado About Nothing, starring Academy Award Winner Denzel Washington.

Icon of the event March Break Movie:
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie during March Break on the big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event Macbeth: A Late Shakespeare and Early Verdi Masterpiece
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

When asked to compose a "super-natural" opera, Verdi was inspired by the witches and ghosts of ancient Scotland. Opera expert Iain Scott discusses Macbeth, perhaps Shakespeare's shortest and most compact play, ideal for one o...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Goldhawk Park
Sat May 14, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Goldhawk Park

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Now is your chance! Come to the library to touch and examine Bata Shoe Museum objects up close while learning the fascinating stories behind the s...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Museum of Inuit Art visits Evelyn Gregory
Sat May 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Get up close and personal with sculptures and cultural items from the Museum of Inuit Art's educational collection. Learn how artists create sculptures and prints. Make your own piece of art to take home with you!

Icon of the event Family Motel
Thu Feb 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Family Motel tells the story of a Somali refugee who confronts the unexpected when she and her teenage daughters are evicted from their apartment for arrears....

Icon of the event Happy Valentine's Day!
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Wychwood

Celebrate Valentine's Day with stories, music, and fun! Includes a Valentine's Day card craft activity. For children ages 0-5 years with their parents and caregivers. Drop in.

Icon of the event CSI Shakespeare: Investigating the Portraits of
Wed Mar 30, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Dr. Jane Freeman will discuss what's actually known about a range of portraits believed to be of William Shakespeare. With reference to the traditions of Elizabethan portraiture and recently developed art conservation techniq...

Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Over four sessions, you will learn tips and tricks for how to make comics, read and discuss graphic novels, and create comics stories based on your life an...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 04
Mon Apr 11
Mon Apr 18
Mon Apr 25