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Icon of the event The Middle East in Film Series: Le Grand Voyage
Tue Dec 12, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The last movie in the fall series. A French Moroccan teenager is obligated to accompany his father on a long road trip by car from France all the way to Mecca. Directed by Ismael Ferroukhi. French with English subtitles. 2006...

Icon of the event Art Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Release your inner Picasso! Explore different types of art such as watercolours, collages and more while learning about famous artists of the past. For ages 6 to 12. Registration begins Monday, November 20, 2017. To register,...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 01
Fri Dec 08
Fri Dec 15
Icon of the event Place au cinéma : « L'Orchestre de minuit »
Tue Nov 28, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dans le cadre de la série « Place au cinéma » nous vous proposons la projection d'un film « L'Orchestre de minuit » de Jérôme Cohen-Olivar avec Gad Elmaleh et Avishay Benazra....

Icon of the event The Middle East in Film Series: Incha'Allah Dimanche
Tue Nov 14, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The 3rd movie in the series. An Algerian woman leaves her mother and her Algerian community behind and moves to France with her 3 children to join her husband and her mother-in-law. Directed by Yamina Benguigui. Arabic with ...

Icon of the event The Songs of Those Who Healed
Mon Nov 13, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Recounting the words of WWI nurses, doctors, mothers, and wives through dramatic readings and song....

Icon of the event A Candle for Leonard
Thu Nov 09, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the remarkable work of the late Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, poet, novelist, and painter, Leonard Cohen. With Canada’s Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke, journalist Denise Donlon, poets Max Layton and J...

Icon of the event William Morris Society Presents
Tue Nov 07, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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Icon of the event Storytelling Through Spoken Word for Teens
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Spoken Word is using our voice to tell our stories - in a creative and expressive way! Spoken Word is using creative poetry with our voice! Teens can expect to gain confidence through active story-telling and public speaking!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Icon of the event Storytelling through Spoken Word for Children
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Get creative and build your storytelling skills with Fairview's Artist in the Library! Using poetry and voice projection, kids will learn ways to express themselves and tell unique stories. Drop-in, no registration required. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 06
Mon Nov 13
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

Danny Doyle explores the fate of Irish Gaelic immigrants in Canada focusing specifically on the Irish language. Bringing together census data and historic accounts, the prevalence of the language in Canada is shown, spoken at...