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Icon of the event The Changing Face of Toronto
Ongoing event running from Sat May 14, 2016 - Sat Jul 23, 2016
Toronto Reference Library

A glimpse into the daily lives of the people of Toronto through compelling photographic portraits curated from the Toronto Public Library?s Toronto Star Photograph Archive and the Canadian Documentary Art Collection. Each fac...

Icon of the event Silent Storytelling with Noriko Yamamoto
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

Noriko Yamamoto will use Silent Storytelling (mime and dance, choreographed to music) to tell the story of "The Funny Little Woman". Noriko brings this Japanese folktale about a funny woman's quest to recapture a runaway rice...

Icon of the event Vinyl 101:  Everything you Ever Wanted to Know about Records
Wed Apr 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Vinyl is back, and this event will unpack the vinyl boom for music lovers. Award winning producer and record spinner DJ Agile and guests will breakdown the basics of vinyl appreciation, listening and collecting, with music ga...

Icon of the event Doug Gibson: Across Canada by Story
Wed Apr 27, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Douglas Gibson, Alice Munro's editor, brings us new stories about the many famous authors he worked with during his long career as an editor and publisher....

Icon of the event It's the Apocalypse and You Can Only Save One Play: Which One?
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Shakespeare in the Ruff artistic director Brendan McMurtry-Howlet and Driftwood Theatre's Jeremy Smith tussle over greatness. Which Shakespeare play is indispensable to human culture and why?...

Icon of the event Through the Lens
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

This unique and interactive art workshop will be both fun and educational for children and youth. Participants will create their own paintings, as they learn various techniques from emerging local artists. The program will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Fri May 06
Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Over four sessions, you will learn tips and tricks for how to make comics, read and discuss graphic novels, and create comics stories based on your life an...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 04
Mon Apr 11
Mon Apr 18
Mon Apr 25
Icon of the event Toronto Public Library Comics Jam
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Write, draw, and make your very own comics with artist Rebecca Roher. Over four sessions, you will learn tips and tricks for how to make comics, read and discuss graphic novels, and create comics stories based on your life an...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 01
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Icon of the event Sushi Making for Teens
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Palmerston

Back by popular demand! Join us for a fun and nutritious hands-on sushi-making class with master chef Sang Kim from "Sushi Making for the Soul"! Discover your inner sushi chef! Space is limited. Registration required - please...

Icon of the event Disarming Conflict: Why Peace Cannot Be Won on the Battlefield
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Ernie Regehr, famed peace activist and co-founder of Project Ploughshares, argues in his book "Disarming Conflict" that force cannot simply override or transcend the social, political, and economic realities of conflict....