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Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy Workshop
Mon May 15, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Explore the Art of Virtue through a hands-on meditative experience with Chinese calligraphy. Discover the mysterious world of Chinese brush writing and symbolism. Presented by calligrapher Sui-Yung Tung....

Icon of the event  Chrysalide:  poésie-performance avec musique et vidéo
Thu Jan 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Spectacle réalisé par Joël Guzman et Mallory Patte-Serrano....

Icon of the event Arts Film Series: Up and Down
Mon Mar 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The discovery of an abandoned child by two smugglers kicks into gear a series of tragic, comic events. 107 minutes. Czech with English subtitles.

Icon of the event Korean Conversation Circle at Palmerston
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Are you interested in enhancing Korean language skills? Our program's interest is to maximize every participant?s engagement and experience in Korean language by managing one on one individual based conversation with native K...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Sat Mar 04
Sat Mar 11
Icon of the event The birthplace of Samuel de Champlain
Wed Mar 22, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Samuel de Champlain is known as the father of the New France and founded the city of Quebec but did you know that he was born in Brouage a small commercial port near La Rochelle in the west part of France. This village was fo...

Icon of the event March Break Movie: Trolls
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate March Break with an afternoon movie! After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious, curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. 92 minutes. ...

Icon of the event Cycle «Filmer les frontières»: La Cour de Babel de Julie Bertuccelli
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Ils sont collégiens, âgés de 11 à 15 ans, réunis dans une même classe d'accueil pour apprendre le français. Dans ce petit théâtre s'expriment l'innocence, l'énergie et les contradictions de ces adolescents qui, animés par le ...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film: Storks
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby....

Icon of the event From Teen Book to Film Series
Thu Apr 27, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us for a viewing and discussion of Flipped.

Icon of the event The city of Bordeaux
Mon Apr 10, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Bordeaux known for its wine is a city with a long history and is listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The history of Bordeaux is linked to the English history with Eleanor of Aquitaine in the middle Age. The downtown bu...