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Icon of the event Overcoming ?Us vs Them?: getting to deep diversity
Fri Jan 29, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What if our interactions with those different from us are strongly influenced by things happening below the radar of awareness, hidden even from ourselves? Shakil Choudhury in his book Deep Diversity explores this question an...

Icon of the event Material Splendor: Materials and Techniques of 15th- and 16th-century
Thu Jan 21, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

This talk explores how master craftsmen and painters of the era...

Icon of the event  Applefun Puppet Show - Robin Hood and the Dragon
Sun Jan 17, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Family Literacy Month with Robin Hood and the Dragon. Join Applefun Puppetry for 45-minutes of puppet show fun. Oh no! The Sheriff has stolen the money! The best way to get it back? A dancing contest of course! Aft...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 26
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 08
Fri Jan 15
Fri Jan 22
Fri Jan 29
Icon of the event Feature Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Join us for a feature movie. Drop-In, space is limited.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 02
Sat Jan 30
Icon of the event Latin Jazz Quartet
Wed Dec 30, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

University of Toronto, Faculty of Music students bring the warmth of Latin sounds to thaw the chill of Toronto winter. All ages welcome. Please register for this free program by calling (416) 395-5639.

Icon of the event All the Libraries Toronto
Thu Nov 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Daniel Rotsztain, a.k.a. the Urban Geographer, is a freelance artist, writer, and cartographer. Throughout 2015, Rotsztain visited every public library in Toronto and illustrated their exteriors, releasing the collection onli...

Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....