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Icon of the event Opera and Revolution
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Two of the Canadian Opera Company’s presentations this season were inspired by political upheaval on both sides of the Atlantic in the 19th century. Wagner’s epic Ring cycle was born of the composer’s own direct experience wi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Icon of the event Albrect Durer with Professor Dawn Cunningham
Tue Jan 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Deer Park

Born in Nuremberg in 1471, Albrecht Dürer's innovative drawings, paintings, and prints led to his acclaim on both sides of the Alps. In his art, he sought knowledge and beauty by combining Northern artists' love of detail w...

Icon of the event PA Day Fun - Family Literacy Bingo
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and play library bingo with your family.

Icon of the event Crochet & Knitting Club
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cliffcrest

Learn how to crochet and knit. Share your skills or learn a few new tricks. Free and everyone is welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 03
Tue Jan 10
Tue Jan 17
Tue Jan 24
Icon of the event Winter Break Holiday Movie
Thu Dec 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Bring the entire family for an afternoon at the movies - on a big screen at Palmerston Library Theatre. Drop-in, no registration....

Icon of the event Cassava Latin Band
Tue Dec 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Clap, sing, move to the colourful rhythms of Latin America: samba, salsa, bossa nova, and more. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun! Please register for this free program by calling (416) 395-5639.

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Hello, My Name is Doris". Rated R, 1hr 35mins. Stars: Sally Field, Max Greenfield, Tyne Daly.

Icon of the event Christmas Caroling
Sat Dec 10, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Cliffcrest

Come and join Cliffcrest Staff and sing holiday classics. For more information call 416-396-8916.

Icon of the event Cartooning and Comics Workshop With Tim Comrie (Age 8-12)
Tue Dec 06, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Join us for a free workshop on Cartooning and Comics basics with grahic artist Tim Comrie....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Secret Life of Pets
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

A terrier named Max's quiet life is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray, who Max instantly dislikes. Rated: PG 1hr 25min