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Icon of the event The Search for Richard III: England's Lost King
Tue Sep 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In 2012 the world's attention was suddenly focused on a small city in the middle of England. After years of research, hard work and fundraising, an archaeological dig was about to begin. The man in charge of the dig was looki...

Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation examines some of the highlights of the Archives of Ontario's extensive photograph collections, and explains how these records are managed and preserved. It showcases photographs produced by Ontario governmen...

Icon of the event Magic Show with Vincent Lem
Sat Jul 29, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Main Street

Join us for a magical celebration of Canada with Toronto magician Vincent Lem. No registration required. Pick up free tickets starting at 1:30pm from the front desk.

Icon of the event Accessing and Preserving Your Family Heirlooms
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation is of particular interest to genealogical researchers and explores best practices for storing personal treasures with a focus on paper records. Participants will learn how to care for their family history do...

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

Join us for great movies. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for information about upcoming titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 10
Mon Jul 17
Mon Jul 24
Mon Jul 31
Mon Aug 14
Icon of the event Main Street Movies presents The Great Dictator
Wed Jul 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Main Street

Come out and take in a free movie at the Main Street Branch. Drop in, no registration required....

Icon of the event Watercolour Workshop
10:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

As part of the East York Cultural Hotspot, artist Stefan Nicoloff from Spore Contemporary Art Centre will teach you the basics of painting with watercolours. This is a free program. For adults 18 years and older. Registration...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 03
Tue Jul 04
Wed Jul 05
Thu Jul 06
Fri Jul 07
Icon of the event Creative Movement for Preschoolers
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Join us for a fun movement class for young ones. Be prepared to use your imagination and move around the room! Comfortable clothing and socks are a must....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 03
Mon Jul 10
Mon Jul 17
Mon Jul 24
Mon Jul 31
Icon of the event Creativity from the Stacks
Wed Jun 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

East End Writers' Group members present poetry and prose readings, music, photography, and a comedy skit. Reception, books, and a sample writing critique led by Gia Petec. Co-hosts Sharon A. Crawford and Nishe Catherine. An E...

Icon of the event What Makes Toronto a Multicultural City?
Tue Jun 27, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Almost all cities have people of diverse ethnicities living in them. Yet diversity of population alone does not make a multicultural city. The latter comes about with the civil rights and equality of all citizens. In Canada, ...