Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Holiday Storytime From Around The World
Fri Dec 16, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

(All Ages) Join us for a wonderful storytime from around the world! Let's celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas and Kwanzaa! Drop-in, no registration required. Main Floor, Story Room.

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 Artists in the Library: Poetry Festival
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for an evening celebrating and sharing dynamic and diverse artistic poetic creativity. For more information, call 416-395-5710.

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

Sing holiday classics and watch "The Elves and the Shoemaker" puppet show.

Icon of the event Afternoon Movie: Danny Collins
Thu Dec 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Inspired by a true story, Al Pacino stars as aging 1970s rocker Danny Collins, who can't give up his hard-living ways. But when his manager (Christopher Plummer) uncovers a 40 year-old undelivered letter written to him by Joh...

Icon of the event Bad Singer: The Surprising Science of Tone Deafness and How We Hear Music
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Author and journalist Tim Falconer - a self-confessed "bad singer" - is one of only 2.5 percent of the population that has been afflicted with amusia,ie: he is scientifically tone-deaf. Bad Singer chronicles his quest to unde...

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry with Annie Wong - #3 Wednesday Afternoons
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for experimental and hands-on poetry workshops. Learn, collaborate and have fun with different forms of expression. Call 416-395-5710 to register....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 23
Wed Nov 30
Wed Dec 07
Wed Dec 14
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry with Annie Wong - #3 Tuesday Evenings
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for experimental and hands-on poetry workshops. Learn, collaborate and have fun with different forms of expression. Call 416-395-5710 to register....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 22
Tue Nov 29
Tue Dec 06
Tue Dec 13
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Centre for Communication and Poetry Research
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

The Centre for Communication and Poetry Research is a pop-up research centre where participants are invited to read poems to strangers over the phone. Drop-in to participate. If you would like to receive a phone call from the...

Icon of the event Artists on the Edge: Creative Madness
Thu Nov 17, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Creativity and madness have often been linked. We will have a look at the images created by some of the more unusual artists in the history of art. Bosch, van der Goes, Gericault, Ensor, Richard Dadd, Munch, Van Gogh, Gauguin...