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Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discus...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Icon of the event Place au cinéma : Gabrielle
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Gabrielle et Martin vivent une histoire d'amour qui n'est pas accepté par leur famille. Ils vont devoir essayer de prouver à leur entourage que malgré leur déficience mentale, ils peuvent être heureux....

Icon of the event Japanese Appetizer Making with Chef Shoji
Mon Dec 05, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Just in time for the holidays, Chef Shoji leads a hand-on session where you will learn to make Japanese-style appetizers....

Icon of the event Final Steelband Recital and Community Symposium
Sat Dec 03, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Join us for performances by our steelband program participants and learn about how to get involved in Toronto's vibrant steelpan community....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Board Games
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Drop in to the library and play a board game! All children welcome. First-come, first-served. Space is limited.

Icon of the event My Millennial Life
Thu Dec 01, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

"They just don't believe they can't succeed. That's definitely a positive thing."...

Icon of the event Place au cinéma : Floride
Tue Nov 22, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Claude Lherminier est encore très présent mais à 80 ans il commence à être confus et à oublier certaine chose. Sa fille, Carole, le protège du mieux qu'elle peut mais il décide soudainement de s'envoler vers la Floride. Mais...

Icon of the event Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
Mon Nov 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your charitable community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information available only through subscription or at the Toronto Publi...

Icon of the event Artist in Residence Concert
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Enjoy an afternoon of free music and light refreshments....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: The Toronto Zoo visits Gerrard/Ashdale branch
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we?ve been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub; TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...