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Icon of the event Summer Storytelling Evening
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Imagine an hour of stories on a warm summer evening in the heart of the Gerrard India Bazaar... join us on Thursday July 24th at 7 p.m. All ages are welcome.

Icon of the event The Forbidden City
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of the China's Emperors. Dr. Chen Shen, the ROM?s Vice President, Senior Curator (Bishop White Chair of East Asian Archaeology) will present a talk on the multiple perspectives and deeper ...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Jun 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join students of the Swallowing Clouds program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed three week period....

Icon of the event The Wisdom Box interactive
Mon Jun 09, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of National Aboriginal History Month - please join us for these lively teachings for all ages in the Palmerston Library Theatre. The "Wisdom Box" contains many items representing First Nations teachings, cultur...

Icon of the event Basic Photography for Seniors
Thu Jun 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cliffcrest

Master the basic elements of photography and learn how to use your digital camera to take photographs of your family and love it. This one hour class will go over different camera settings, as well as lighting and storing/arc...

Icon of the event Sidewalk Book Sale
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for the Sidewalk Book Sale in front of the Danforth/Coxwell Library. Materials for people of all ages will be available for sale. All sale proceeds support literacy programs at the Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event Peak Learning.  Rabindranath Tagore and Satyajit Ray with  Kathleen O'Connell.
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. To celebrate this, join Kathleen O'Connell, South Asia Studies U of T, as she discusses Tagore and Satyajit Ray, the filmaker and director. his lecture...

Icon of the event Forensics and Fiction with Margaret Cannon and Summer Mysteries
Thu May 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Just in time for summer reading, noted Globe and Mail crime fiction reviewer, Margaret Cannon, will introduce you to the latest published crime fiction.

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Rush". Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Bruhl, Directed by Ron Howard. Rated R, 123 minutes.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 21
Wed Jun 18
Icon of the event Celebrating 90 years of library service to the Gerrard East community
Thu May 15, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Gerrard Ashdale Library will celebrate its 90th anniversary on Thursday May 15th, 2014. Is the Gerrard Ashdale Library your neighbourhood library? Did you come here as a child? We invite you to drop by and look at photos and ...