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Icon of the event Movie Madness!
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Watch a feature film on the last Monday of the month!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 29
Mon Oct 27
Mon Nov 24
Icon of the event Art of the Americas: Capoiera Dance
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Capoeira Angola Centre Ori fuse dance and martial arts together....

Icon of the event Great  Art:  Rembrandt and the Life of Christ
Fri Sep 12, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Regarded as the greatest artist of Holland's "Golden Age", Rembrandt van Rijn is also one of the greatest storytellers in the history of art. Art historian, Anne Thackray discusses his use of The Bible as the source of ins...

Icon of the event Turkish Kilim Weaving with Evnur Taran
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

Participants will learn to set up a loom, select complementary coloured wools and begin to weave a unique Turkish kilim motif on their looms. Along with weaving, we will experiment with different tapestry techniques. Looms ...

Icon of the event Elections 101:  A Municipal Election Primer
Mon Sep 15, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toronto Reference Library

Get involved in the municipal election and exercise your vote. This session provides an overview of the election process including: how, when and where to vote; the accessibility plan; and a discussion of employment opportu...

Icon of the event Great Artists of The Impressionist Period: Monet
Fri Oct 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

The Impressionists opened the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation and art hasn't been the same since. Art historian Suzanne Tevlin will discuss Claude Monet's remarkable water lily paintings.

Icon of the event Halloween Haunted House at the Library!
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Little boys and ghouls, prepare for a scare! Children, come and take a walk through a spooky haunted house created by the Don Mills Branch Youth Advisory Group. No registration required. For more information, call 416-395-571...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 24
Thu Oct 30
Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Palmerston

Join the participants of the "Swallowing Clouds" arts library program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed four-week period....

Icon of the event The Pun-ger Games
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

In everyday life, puns are intentionally or accidentally used in jokes and witty remarks. In literature, puns have been used by famous writers in their literary works....

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon @ the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
S. Walter Stewart

Join us for a great feature film every second month on Wednesday afternoons....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 22
Wed Dec 10