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Icon of the event Summer Jazz Trio
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy this lively concert presented by University of Toronto, Faculty of Music: Landen Vieira - saxophone; Hannah Barstow - piano; and Connor Walsh - bass. Please call 416 395 5639 to register for this FREE program.

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 A Defining Moment for Gay and Lesbian Activism: Toronto in the 1970s
Tue Jun 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

As Toronto welcomes the world to our Pride celebrations this June, join us as Tom Hooper and Mathieu Brule, historians from York University, explore the human rights activism by gay and lesbian liberationists in Toronto durin...

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 P.A. Day Movie: Frozen (rated  G, 102 minutes)
Fri Jun 06, 2014 | 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm
Main Street

A prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, so Anna, a fearless optimist, must team up with Kristoff, a daring mountain man, on the grandest of journeys to find her sister Elsa and put an end to the icy spell.

Icon of the event Hi-Ho Mistahey!
Thu Jun 05, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a screening of the National Film Board of Canada film 'Hi-Ho Mistahey!' in honour of National Aboriginal History Month. Spearheaded by a 14 year-olds desire for suitable schools on the Attawapiskat reserve, Shanne...

Icon of the event Norval Morrisseau and Anishinabek
Wed Jun 04, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

In the 1960s, First Nations artist Norval Morriseau established a style of art that became known as the Woodland School. Determined to tell the stories of the Anishinabek people, Morriseau created a unique pictorial vocabular...

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 Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a screening of the National Film Board of Canada's 'Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story' in honour of Asian Heritage Month. During WWII a former unbeatable baseball team of Japanese-Canadians find solace th...

Icon of the event Lotus Lantern Making
Sat May 10, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Palmerston

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by making a Lotus Lantern with artist, Tai Kim. All ages welcome. Please phone 416-393-7680 to register.