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Icon of the event Pumice Raft Art Talks: Toronto's Psychogeography, Spaces, and Places
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

For thousands of years people have settled on the shores of Lake Ontario in the area we now call Toronto. The landscape of ravines and rivers run through the land like a circulatory system. The architecture came next as a man...

Icon of the event Saturday Fun with WordPlay Collective
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Get creative and have fun with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie. During this 6-week series children will explore storytelling, theatre, crafts and digital arts, culminating in a celebratory perform...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 11
Sat Nov 18
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02
Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 11
Sat Nov 18
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02
Icon of the event Mile Mile i gCein: The Irish Language in Canada
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

You are invited to celebrate Toronto Reference Library's 40th anniversary with Danny Doyle, as he explores the fate of Irish Gaelic immigrants in Canada, focusing specifically on the Irish language. Bringing together census d...

Icon of the event 2017 Geocaching International Film Festival - GIFF
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

"With every new incredible geocache container, every clever hide, every log that reads like an epic journey, it becomes apparent: the geocaching community is one of the most creative groups of people on the planet. At this ye...

Icon of the event The Magic of Scott Dietrich
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:15 pm - 2:55 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Victoria Village branch with some magic! Prepare to laugh, wonder and be amazed in this magic show by Scott Dietrich....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Textile Museum visits York Woods
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Learn how cloth is made, and weave a bookmark to take home with you. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event Sesquicentennial Celebration: Lawren Harris, Machine Age Artist
Wed Nov 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Harris?s abstract paintings are often thought emotionally remote; in reality, they are colourful, energetic and rich in feeling. They strive for spiritual revelation, but stylistically are deeply immersed in the visual cultur...

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

Do you read and 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 t...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 01
Wed Nov 15
Wed Dec 06
Wed Dec 20
Icon of the event Une chambre à elles: l'écriture au féminin
Tue Oct 31, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

C'est autour de 8 femmes, écrivaines d'aujourd'hui, que cette nouvelle rencontre vous invite à vous réunir. Existe-t-il une écriture proprement féminine dans nos romans contemporains? De quelle(s) façon(s) s'articulent l'hist...