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Icon of the event Movie Mania
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Drop in to Evelyn Gregory Library on a hot summer afternoon to cool down with a family movie on the big screen.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Icon of the event Dracula's Hotel: A Family Puppet Show
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jones

See what happens when Dracula is forced to open up his castle as a hotel.

Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Centre for Communication and Poetry Research
Fri Nov 18, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

The Centre for Communication and Poetry Research is a pop-up research centre where participants are invited to read poems to strangers over the phone. Drop-in to participate. If you would like to receive a phone call from the...

Icon of the event Quintessential Bellydance
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Dancer Evyenia Karmi will offer a glimpse into the exotic world of bellydance. Participants will observe and learn a short choreography with movements from her book, "Quintessential Bellydance". Registration begins Aug. 27t...

Icon of the event Remembering the Bohemian Embassy
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

The Bohemian Embassy was a 1960s avant garde coffee house and home to a generation of songwriters, dramatists, comics and poets. Gordon Lightfoot, Margaret Atwood, Ian and Sylvia Tyson, Lorne Michaels, Chick Roberts, of the Y...

Icon of the event Halloween Spooktacular!
Mon Oct 31, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Jones

Come to Jones this Halloween for some spooktacular fun! Wear your costume and visit our haunted house! All are welcome!

Icon of the event Egyptomania: Exploring our Love Affair with Ancient Egypt
Thu Oct 20, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Ancient Egypt has influenced all aspects of modern society from fashion and architecture to our obsession with mummies. Come hear about the discovery of King Tutankhamun, a pyramid built as a residence in Illinois, the restin...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day with us. Enjoy a feature movie! First-come, first-served. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Thu Sep 08, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Jones

Learn about using ballet as a storytelling medium and try out some of your own moves! Costumes and pointe shoes will be available to explore. All are welcome!

Icon of the event Korean Film Festival @ Palmerston Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

We are pleased to partner with The Korean Consulate General Office in Toronto - they have contributed 3 feature films that will be screened in the Palmerston Library Theatre:...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 15
Sat Sep 17
Thu Sep 22