Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Icon of the event Learn Magic Tricks for Teens
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a live magic show performance and an interactive workshop that will demonstrate and teach you how to do magic tricks! Our magician for the day is Ayan Deb....

Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Tue Mar 06, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event From Skin to Steel and Beyond
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Evelyn Gregory

This exciting program challenges participants to develop a general understanding of steelpan, its history and its present cultural and social contributions to communities throughout the world and locally. This presentation is...

Icon of the event Nut Job 2; nutty by nature
Wed Jan 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Port Union

Bring your friends and join us to watch this great movie for the whole family to enjoy. Surly Squirrel and the gang have returned to Liberty Park, but maybe not for long! Come and find out what the greedy mayor wants to do to...

Icon of the event Metamorphic Reflections: Seniors Portrait and Glass Painting
12:40 pm - 3:40 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

This 6 session workshop art series focuses on the art of portraits and glass painting....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 09
Tue Jan 16
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 18
Icon of the event Mom's Art Class: Glass Painting and Portraiture
10:15 am - 12:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

This 6 session workshop art series focuses on the art of portraits and glass painting....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 11
Icon of the event The Sentimentalists
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

More than just Magic! The Sentimentalists are two mind readers who get into your head and really tell you what you are thinking. Witness the impossible as Steffi Kay and Mysterion tell you things that only you know.

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

This is an astounding music program of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat! The program will be held in the gymnasium of the Port Union Commu...