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Icon of the event Gene Luen Yang: National Ambassador for Young People's Literature
Wed Apr 05, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Award winning graphic novelist and literacy advocate Gene Luen Yang will appear at the Toronto Reference Library. On January 4, 2016, the Library of Congress, Every Child A Reader, and The Children’s Book Council, appointed G...

Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Mar 30-The Way (PG, 2hrs, Drama,Comedy)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 29
Thu Jul 27
Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Umbrella Thief
Thu May 25, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Someone or something keeps stealing umbrellas from Kiri Mama's Umbrella Stand. Find out who this thief is. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event Fandom Friday
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Looking for recommendations on the next anime or tv show to watch or just want to chat with other fans? Celebrate fandoms and 'feels' and bond over your favourite characters, shows, comics, and video games with others teens l...

Icon of the event Music Documentaries: 20 Feet From Stardom (2013)
Tue May 09, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Millions know their voices, but no one knows their names. In his compelling new film TWENTY FEET FROM STARDOM, award-winning director Morgan Neville shines a spotlight on the untold true story of the backup singers behind som...

Icon of the event Performance/poésie de Daniel Groleau Landry
Sat Apr 22, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dans le cadre de la série « Les artistes franco-ontariens » pour célébrer le 150e anniversaire du Canada à la Bibliothèque de référence de Toronto, nous accueillons Daniel Groleau Landry, un poète et auteur-compositeur-interp...

Icon of the event War, Words, and Writers: 100 years on at Vimy, Passchendaele and Hill 70
Thu Apr 20, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The 2017 Cameron Hollyer Memorial Lecture...

Icon of the event Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your charitable community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information available only through subscription or at the Toronto Publi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 10
Icon of the event Music Documentaries: Wattstax (1973)
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In 1972 at the Los Angeles Coliseum, director Mel Stuart captures the performances of the Watts Summer Festival. Organized by Stax Records, the festival is a gathering of musicians and entertainers from the black community, b...

Icon of the event TIFF Stop-Motion Animation
Tue Apr 04, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: York Woods

TIFF will be visiting the York Woods Youth Hub to conduct a workshop on stop-motion animation. Participants will be able to work in groups and make their own short films.