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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 Apr 01
Fri Apr 08
Fri Apr 15
Fri Apr 22
Fri Apr 29
Icon of the event Asian Heritage Month: TABLIX
Thu May 05, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Gurpreet Chana,?The Tabla Guy? presents a groundbreaking fusion of tabla, a classical Indian percussion instrument, technology, and electronic music. Join us in experiencing this new, captivating mode of artistic expression....

Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Feb 25 - Sicario (14A:121min)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 25
Thu Mar 31
Thu Apr 28
Thu May 26
Icon of the event Shakespeare 1600: The One Man Show
Tue Apr 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

What was Shakespeare's world like? Author, actor, swordsman Chris Humphreys wondered exactly that so he created Shakespeare 1600 to learn how the playwright observed the late Elizabethan world. In pantaloons and ruff - and bl...

Icon of the event It's the Apocalypse and You Can Only Save One Play: Which One?
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Shakespeare in the Ruff artistic director Brendan McMurtry-Howlet and Driftwood Theatre's Jeremy Smith tussle over greatness. Which Shakespeare play is indispensable to human culture and why?...

Icon of the event Celebrate Year of the Monkey at Riverdale Branch
Sat Feb 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Riverdale

Celebrate the Lunar New Year at Riverdale Branch. Lion dancing, lucky draws, children's crafts, dancing, light refreshments and other entertainments for the whole family.

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 Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
Mon Mar 21
Icon of the event Crossover Dreams: Motown Records in the 60s
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Berry Gordy Jr. established Motown/Tamla Records in Detroit in 1959 with a clear goal in mind: to present the music of black songwriters, producers and artists in a way that would appeal to black and white audiences, effectin...

Icon of the event March Break Movie: Minions
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Riverdale

Join us for a fun, family film!...

Icon of the event Pride Week Celebration: Stilettos on the Move, a Fashion Show
Tue May 17, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Have you ever wondered what makes drag performers tick? Watch them strut their stuff and reveal the mystery behind their dazzling personas. Join us for an evening of fashion, fun, and flamboyance!...