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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away--Leigh-Anne Kehler
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Woodside Square

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. From Manitoba, storyteller L...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away--Richard Wagamese
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Acclaimed author Richard Wag...

Icon of the event An afternoon with three Chicago poets in Toronto
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Peter O'Leary, John Tipton and Michael Autrey are contemporary poets, all resident in Chicago. Not necessarily traditional, all are committed to the poetic tradition, notably to the example of the Modernists. Each poet will r...

Icon of the event Life As We Know It
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Filmmaker/visual humourist Cameron Tingley presents his short films and shares his observations of modern society. Step back from the hubbub of daily life to look at contemporary society with fresh eyes. It will make you laug...

Icon of the event Philippa Sheppard on Pericles
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Philippa Sheppard teaches Shakespeare with the Department of English at the University of Toronto and has published articles and reviews on Shakespeare?s work. A lecturer at the Stratford Festival for the past three years, s...

Icon of the event Israeli Film Series
Mon Mar 23, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Jellyfish (Meduzot); directed by Shira Geffen and Etgar Kerret....

Icon of the event Italian Film Series
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Fiances (I fidanzati); directed by Ermanno Olmi....

Icon of the event Movie Mania
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Relaxing with a new family movie is a great way to wrap up your March Break. Don't miss a fun flick at Evelyn Gregory Library.

Icon of the event Creepy Crawlers Express
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Knowledgeable and experienced staff ensure all participants learn about all sorts of different creatures. Not for those who don't like bugs.

Icon of the event Blac Ice
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cliffcrest

In celebration of the upcoming Toronto 2015 PamAm Games, Blac Ice will inspire kids ages 5 and up to create a cartoon drawing of their favourite competing athlete.