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Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: West African Dance Class with Coco Murray
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Palmerston

An interactive one-hour dance class to live traditional drumming, focusing on beginner technique. Take a journey with Coco to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. ...

Icon of the event West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in....

Icon of the event Anyone Can Learn to Draw (Yes, that  Means YOU)
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Three short, easy lessons will give you the tools you need to begin expressing yourself through drawing. Drawing materials, animal skulls and other oddities, encouragement, and handouts for every lesson will be provided. 3 ho...

Icon of the event Memoir Now!  The Importance of Writing the Boomer Memoir
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Writer musician John Timmins discusses the premise and craft of memoir writing. What is a memoir? Why should we write them? What constitutes a "good memoir"? John has written 2 private memoirs and is currently at work on ...

Icon of the event Ubuntu Drumming and Theater
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
York Woods

Join us for Culture days this year and experience new cultures and tradition. Everyone is welcome!...

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

Sept 24-Selma (PG:127min)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 24
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Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event The Complete Works: A Film Screening and Celebration of bpNichol
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A tribute to the one of 4 horsemen, bpNichol. The first screening of the 40 minute film, a visual display (bpNichol books, prints of his poems, pictures of bpNichol himself) and a Q&A afterward.

Icon of the event Battle of the Architects: Revisiting City Hall's Architectural Design
Wed Sep 23, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

50 years after the opening of Toronto's City Hall, a panel of architects and designers review and defend the designs of the finalists of the international architectural competition, Dragon's Den-style. It's your chance to rev...

Icon of the event Toronto Urban Film Festival in the Atrium
Sun Sep 20, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

New this year, TUFF is partnering with Toronto Public Library to offer daily screenings at the Toronto Reference Library. All programmes will be projected as a 75-minute loop in the Atrium on the main floor. Drop by any after...

Icon of the event Meals on a Budget
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
York Woods

Come join us learn how to prepare meals on a budget. Presented by the Kitchen Library, participants will learn ways to cut down on grocery bills. Find out how to shop for deals, use all parts of food to minimize waste, prepar...