Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Family Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Come and enjoy movies suitable for the whole family. For more information call 416-396-3865.


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 Summer Family Film: Sing
Thu Jul 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists' find that their lives will never be the same. Ra...

Icon of the event Summer Family Movies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us for four summer family movies in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre! Titles to be confirmed later....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 06
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 03
Thu Aug 10
Icon of the event Main Street Movies presents The Great Dictator
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Main Street

Come out and take in a free movie at the Main Street Branch. Drop in, no registration required....

Icon of the event York Woods International Film Fest
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us this summer to watch the best in international cinema!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 05
Wed Jul 12
Wed Jul 19
Wed Jul 26
Wed Aug 02
Icon of the event Watercolour Workshop - Program is FULL
10:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

As part of the East York Cultural Hotspot, artist Stefan Nicoloff from Spore Contemporary Art Centre will teach you the basics of painting with watercolours. This is a free program. For adults 18 years and older. Registration...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 03
Tue Jul 04
Wed Jul 05
Thu Jul 06
Fri Jul 07
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

Enjoy an Afternoon Movie at the Library...

Icon of the event The Sleeping Beauty: Puppet Show & Craft
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Wychwood

Presented by Ballet-let's talk about it! this music filled puppet show follows the plot of the ballet, The Sleeping Beauty, pairing the familiar tale with Tchaikovsky's especially composed score. The program will end with a s...

Icon of the event Happy Birthday Canada
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Come celebrate Canada's 150th birthday with us. There will be cake, games and more. Get ready to party!