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Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

BROOKLYN (2015) A young Irishwoman, Eilis Lacey, leaves her home to emigrate to Brooklyn in the 1950s. Adapting to her new life in America is bittersweet with her ties to Ireland pulling her back emotionally. Screenplay by ...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Sep 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

THE BIG SHORT (2015) Four men involved in the financial world bet against the U.S. housing market as they can see the instability of the subprime mortgage loan business. The film is based on Michael Lewis?s non-fiction book ...

Icon of the event Toronto: Made for the 21st Century
Mon Nov 07, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

From the time of the first peoples, to the energy of today?s ?global village?, Toronto has always been a gathering place ? a place of trade, stabilized by community and endowed with the essential sinews of human hope. Join Da...

Icon of the event Mapping the City
Thu Sep 22, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

How is Toronto being mapped by artists, illustrators and geographers today? Join Daniel Rotsztain, Flavio Trevisan and Marlena Zuber in conversation with Shawn Micallef....

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

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 Aug 09
Tue Aug 23
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 11
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us on Monday afternoons to watch a selection of great movies for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 08
Mon Aug 15
Mon Aug 22
Mon Aug 29
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
Icon of the event Hasn't everything been mapped already (or why do we need cartographers anymore)?
Mon Oct 03, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

At a time when virtually every square metre of land on Earth has been accurately mapped, is there any need for map makers in 2016? Cartographer Chris Brackley certainly thinks there is. In this talk, Chris will explain how th...

Icon of the event LSP Week 2016: Celebrate with Dance
Thu Oct 20, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us to celebrate the Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) program. Learn about newcomer services and programs. Enjoy a performance by Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome. For mor...

Icon of the event Consulate of Malta event
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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