Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Watch a free movie on a big screen in our air-conditioned and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - carefully selected new titles. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information, call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 23
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 18
Thu Jun 15
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 Historical Gardens of Tuscany
Tue Mar 21, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Starting in Florence, Donna Fenice takes us on a journey to some of the most beautiful public and private gardens of this endlessly enchanting region, providing insights along the way into the historical forces that inspired ...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Mud Puddle
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come and see a puppet show performance of this beloved Robert Munsch classic! What happens when Jule Ann tries her best to stay clean, but the mud puddle is always waiting for her?...

Icon of the event Magic Show with WonderPhil the Magic Guy
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy our special March Break free magic show for the whole family at Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Twisted Ones
Thu Mar 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show and workshop that is packed with incredible balloon costumes, magic, and cool music. Drop-in program. Space is limited, free tickets will be given out at 1:30pm. Daycares and large grou...

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

A hands-on drum circle full of music and rhythm. Each participant receives an instrument and instructions on how to play it.

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 Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Found Sounds
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Compose and perform your very own piece of music with everyday objects. This free workshop led by Soundstreams musicians invites people of all ages to explore communal rhythms and musical improvisation - it can be as simple a...

Icon of the event Andrew
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Andrew "Too Tall" Queen: A Pocketful of Tune Tales: The Campfire Crew sing their hearts out while drawing on audience participation to bring Fairy tales to life. Groups are required to register by calling the branch at 416-39...