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Icon of the event It's the Apocalypse and You Can Only Save One Play: Which One?
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Shakespeare in the Ruff artistic director Brendan McMurtry-Howlet and Driftwood Theatre's Jeremy Smith tussle over greatness. Which Shakespeare play is indispensable to human culture and why?...

Icon of the event Much Ado About Shakespeare
Mon Apr 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Join us in celebrating Shakespeare's birthday, with a screening of the Much Ado About Nothing, starring Academy Award Winner Denzel Washington.

Icon of the event Through the Lens
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Fri May 06
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away: Marie Célie Agnant
Thu Apr 07, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival we present renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Prize-winning storyteller and writer Marie-Célie Agnant tells stories from her Hait...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away: Ivan Coyote
Thu Apr 07, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yorkville

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival we present renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. A renowned author and teller, Ivan Coyote has performed at festivals and theatres t...

Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Over four sessions, you will learn tips and tricks for how to make comics, read and discuss graphic novels, and create comics stories based on your life an...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 04
Mon Apr 11
Mon Apr 18
Mon Apr 25
Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Over four sessions, you will learn tips and tricks for how to make comics, read and discuss graphic novels, and create comics stories based on your life an...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 01
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Icon of the event CSI Shakespeare: Investigating the Portraits of
Wed Mar 30, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Dr. Jane Freeman will discuss what's actually known about a range of portraits believed to be of William Shakespeare. With reference to the traditions of Elizabethan portraiture and recently developed art conservation techniq...

Icon of the event Queers in Your Ears: Making the oral tradition personal: telling your own story
Tue Mar 22, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Yorkville

This workshop will help you transform personal experiences and memories into stories. Through a series of storytelling exercises and techniques, you will hone your craft to bring together the pleasure, the pain, the funny and...

Icon of the event March Break Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Enjoy an afternoon family-friendly movie! Movie titles to be announced. Please see in-branch for more details and length of movies. DROP-IN PROGRAM. Tickets will be given out at 1:30pm. Daycares and large groups please call ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 18
Sat Mar 19