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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Ababa Tesfaye
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Albion

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. Join us to hear legendary Et...

Icon of the event On Stage: 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 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 On Stage: Vivian Rakoff on Love's Labour's Lost
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Vivian Rakoff is Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto, former Chair of U of T?s Department of Psychiatry, and past Director of the Clarke Institute of Psychiatry. Prof. Rakoff has lectured at hospitals and uni...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Michael Parent
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

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. Visiting from Maine, Michael...

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 Thrilling Tales: A Storytime for Adults
1:30 pm - 2:25 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Love a good story? Sit back, relax and escape from the everyday as we bring you gripping short stories and oral tales. Just bring ears, imagination, and less than an hour of your time....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 12
Thu Mar 12
Thu Apr 09
Icon of the event March Break Family Fun Movie!
Fri Mar 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie during March Break on the big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre....

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

Join us for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 05
Mon Jan 12
Mon Jan 19
Mon Jan 26
Mon Feb 02
Icon of the event The Decline and Fall of Investigative Journalism : PEN Canada Fundraiser
Wed Feb 25, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A Freedom to Read Week event...