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Icon of the event Arts Film Series : Good Morning
Mon Jan 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Yasujiro Ozu's hilarious Technicolor reworking of his silent I Was Born, But . . . , Good Morning (OhayƓ) is the story of two young boys in suburban Tokyo who take a vow of silence after their parents refuse to buy them a tel...

Icon of the event After School Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join us every Tuesday at Evelyn Gregory for our After School Club. Take part in our exciting LEGO challenges, as well as board games, chess matches, colouring and music! Parents welcome. Drop-in, no registration required. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Icon of the event Adult Colouring Club
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Colouring for adults is the hottest new trend, and it's easy to see why. Colouring can relieve stress, improve focus, and strengthen fine motor skills. Come try it out for yourself. All materials provided. Drop-in, no regi...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 26
Thu Feb 09
Thu Feb 23
Thu Mar 09
Thu Mar 23
Icon of the event Arts Film Series : Difret
Mon Feb 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Three hours outside of Addis Ababa, a bright 14-year-old girl is on her way home from school when men on horses swoop in and kidnap her. The brave Hirut grabs a rifle and tries to escape, but ends up shooting her would-be hu...

Icon of the event Arts Film Series :The Middle of the World
Mon Jan 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Romao, illiterate and unemployed, feels destiny drawing him on an odyssey to Rio de Janeiro in pursuit of a job and a decent life. Based on a true story, The Middle of the World follows a family of seven on a journey 2,000 mi...

Icon of the event DJ Workshop
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Visit the York Woods Library Youth Hub to learn to match, mix, scratch, mash-up, cross-fade and more with our instructor. Equipment is provided. Drop-in welcomed.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 30
Mon Feb 13
Mon Feb 27
Icon of the event Guided Tour of Once Upon a Time
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free guided tour of our current exhibit...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Icon of the event Arts Film Series : Mustang
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

It's the beginning of the summer. In a village in the north of Turkey, Lale and her four sisters come home from school, innocently playing with boys. The supposed debauchery of their games causes a scandal with unintended con...

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Found Sounds
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Compose and perform your very own piece of music with everyday objects. This free workshop led by Soundstreams musicians invites people of all ages to explore communal rhythms and musical improvisation - it can be as simple a...

Icon of the event Arts Film Series  : The Children are watching us.
Mon Jan 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In his first collaboration with renowned screenwriter and longtime partner Cesare Zavattini, Vittorio De Sica examines the cataclysmic consequences of adult folly on an innocent child. Heralding the pair?s subsequent work on ...