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Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discus...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Icon of the event Winter Break Holiday Movie: Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
Thu Dec 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Bring the entire family for an afternoon at the movies - on a big screen at Palmerston Library Theatre. Drop-in, no registration....

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event #BlackLivesMatter
Fri Feb 10, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: York Woods

A candid discussion on the achievements of Toronto's Black communities, the Black Lives Matter movement and race-relations in Canada. With journalist Desmond Cole, civil rights lawyer and activist Anthony Morgan and Black Liv...

Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discus...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 13
Tue Dec 20
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry Festival
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for an evening celebrating and sharing dynamic and diverse artistic poetic creativity. For more information, call 416-395-5710.

Icon of the event Before the 6ix: And Now the Legacy Begins
Mon Feb 06, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Producers Joh Bronski, K-Cut and DJ Agile discuss Toronto's historical hip-hop scene and classic rap albums from the last 25 years including the Cold Front Rap Compilation, Maestro Fresh Wes? Black Tie Affair, Main Source?s B...

Icon of the event Jazz Valentines for Austin Clarke
Thu Feb 09, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Featuring grooves and poetry, Canada's Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke pays homage to the great, late Austin Clarke. With Lillian Allen, Clifton Joseph, Adebe DeRango-Adem and Giovanna Riccio. Accompanied by Michael Arthu...

Icon of the event Before the 6ix: Ladies First
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

This panel discussion visits the stories, events and musical contributions of hip hop artists Michie Mee, Fresh Arts and Honey Jam, and the critical but often overlooked role women have played in the history of Toronto's hip-...

Icon of the event March Break Movie @ Palmerston Theatre
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a movie during March Break on the big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre. Title to be confirmed at a later date....