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Icon of the event Introduction to Design Thinking Workshop with OCAD University
Sat Feb 10, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Design thinking is a problem-solving process that focuses on empathy, listening, collaboration, observation, critical analysis, and experimentation to drive innovation. Design thinking can be applied to a wide range of fields...

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble Present: The History of Haiti
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Haiti is one of, if not the most important islands in the Caribbean. Its history is one that is a series of powerful stories, of peoples who have struggled with the most basic concept of humanity. That is; that all men and wo...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 08
Fri Feb 09
Icon of the event Documentary film
Tue Feb 06, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Awarded the 2016 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award by the Toronto Film Critics Association, filmmaker Hugh Gibson offers a compassionate honest look at habitual drug use in Regent Park. In their own words over five years, thre...

Icon of the event Opera Talks: Rigoletto
Wed Jan 31, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join eminent opera authority Wayne Gooding for an interactive, multi-media exploration of Rigoletto. When Rigoletto's only joy, his daughter Gilda, is seduced by his amoral employer, anger and passion drive him to murder. Bu...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Family friendly films suitable for everyone. Titles will be announced on a later date.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movies
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a feature film on your PA Day! Limited space in Room 2. First come, first served. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Icon of the event Poetry Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Do you write poetry? Want to meet other poets in the community in a friendly, supportive environment to air your work? Drop-in to the Poetry Circle and share feedback, encouragement and inspiration on the first and third We...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 03
Wed Jan 17
Wed Feb 07
Icon of the event Family Film: Boss Baby
Fri Dec 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Tire of shopping? Looking for a family activity that does not cost money? Relax and join us for a film suitable for the whole family....

Icon of the event Holiday Break Programs
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for a variety of programming every day during your holiday break at 1:00pm. Groups of 10 or more people must register, limited space. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 27
Thu Dec 28
Fri Dec 29
Tue Jan 02
Wed Jan 03
Icon of the event Artists in the Library Celebration and Performance
Sat Dec 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join WordPlay Collective artists Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie and program participants to celebrate the end of the program series with a performance of their stories and a display of all the visual, musical and theatr...