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Icon of the event Aunty B
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Aunty B's theatrical shows are interactive and high-energy, and will take children on a journey to explore social issues in new and exciting ways. Aunty B creates social awareness through musical theatre storytelling in a wa...

Icon of the event Summer Jazz Trio
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy this lively concert presented by University of Toronto, Faculty of Music: Landen Vieira - saxophone; Hannah Barstow - piano; and Connor Walsh - bass. Please call 416 395 5639 to register for this FREE program.

Icon of the event Super Sarah
Wed Jul 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Toronto Magician Super Sarah brings her sensational show to Evelyn Gregory for what is sure to be an unforgettable experience. Sarah's high energy magic and comedy show will not only entertain the audience - It will make the...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Jun 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join students of the Swallowing Clouds program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed three week period....

Icon of the event A Defining Moment for Gay and Lesbian Activism: Toronto in the 1970s
Tue Jun 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

As Toronto welcomes the world to our Pride celebrations this June, join us as Tom Hooper and Mathieu Brule, historians from York University, explore the human rights activism by gay and lesbian liberationists in Toronto durin...

Icon of the event The Wisdom Box interactive
Mon Jun 09, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Palmerston

In celebration of National Aboriginal History Month - please join us for these lively teachings for all ages in the Palmerston Library Theatre. The "Wisdom Box" contains many items representing First Nations teachings, cultur...

Icon of the event Hi-Ho Mistahey!
Thu Jun 05, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a screening of the National Film Board of Canada film 'Hi-Ho Mistahey!' in honour of National Aboriginal History Month. Spearheaded by a 14 year-olds desire for suitable schools on the Attawapiskat reserve, Shanne...

Icon of the event Sidewalk Book Sale
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for the Sidewalk Book Sale in front of the Danforth/Coxwell Library. Materials for people of all ages will be available for sale. All sale proceeds support literacy programs at the Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Albion
Sat May 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albion

Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors...

Icon of the event Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a screening of the National Film Board of Canada's 'Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story' in honour of Asian Heritage Month. During WWII a former unbeatable baseball team of Japanese-Canadians find solace th...