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Icon of the event Opera and Revolution
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Two of the Canadian Opera Company?s presentations this season were inspired by political upheaval on both sides of the Atlantic in the 19th century. Wagner?s epic Ring cycle was born of the composer?s own direct experience wi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club - Eddie the Eagle
Mon Oct 17, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

The true story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary....

Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

The North York Central Library Film Club meets once a month on Mondays. There is an informal discussion after the film, time permitting. All films are screened with English sub-titles where available to assist film-goers with...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 07
Mon Dec 05
Icon of the event Indie Author Day Book Fair and Speakers
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Interested in self-publishing? Want to see what writers in your community have been up to? Join us as we celebrate Indie Author Day and speak to authors who have taken the leap into self-publishing. This event is designed to ...

Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join award winning spoken word champion, Patrick de Belen, as he leads a spoken word workshop this fall. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives: Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join the amazing, award-winning spoken word artist, Patrick de Belen, as he leads this workshop for youth. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcas...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Tue Oct 18
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event Bending Minds:  The Architecture of Frank Gehry
Thu Sep 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Born in Toronto in 1929, Frank Owen Gehry designs buildings that are controversial, inspirational, puzzling and wonderful. What does it all mean? Speaker: Larry Wayne Richards, Professor Emeritus and Former Dean of the John ...

Icon of the event Movie Night - Demolition (2015)
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Davis (Jake Gyllenhaal), a successful investment banker, struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. Despite pressure from his father-in-law, Phil (Chris Cooper), to pull it together, Davis continues to unravel. Wh...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us on the 4th Monday of every month for an afternoon at the movies. Registration not required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 28
Mon Dec 26
Icon of the event Indie Author Day Panel and Q&A
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Interested in self-publishing? Want to see what writers in your community have been up to? Join us for a panel discussion and Q&A with local authors as they talk about the rewards and challenges of self-publishing....