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Icon of the event A Defining Moment for Gay and Lesbian Activism: Toronto in the 1970s
Tue Jun 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

As Toronto welcomes the world to our Pride celebrations this June, join us as Tom Hooper and Mathieu Brule, historians from York University, explore the human rights activism by gay and lesbian liberationists in Toronto durin...

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies -  Summer Classics
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.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 11
Icon of the event Chinese and Japanese Export Porcelain: Looking at a Long Tradition
Wed May 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Since the late Middle Ages, Chinese porcelain has fascinated Europeans. By the 1600s, significant quantities of porcelain were being imported from China and Japan, when politics made production there difficult. This trade has...

Icon of the event The Chiney Shop - Meet Documentary Film Maker Jeanette Kong
Wed May 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Jeannette Kong, documentary filmmaker, will show her two movies "The Chiney Shop", and "Half: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son". Please register in person or by phone. Space is limited. Registration begins April 5th.

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 Apr 28
Mon May 05
Mon May 12
Mon May 26
Mon Jun 02
Icon of the event Architecture for the Internet of Things
Tue Apr 22, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

More than ever before, the line between the digital and real worlds is increasingly blurred. Computers and communication devices have functioned as a separate layer within our lives but they are increasingly becoming integrat...

Icon of the event Family  Movie Fun
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 11
Icon of the event Summer Jazz Trio
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy this lively concert presented by University of Toronto, Faculty of Music: Landen Vieira - saxophone; Hannah Barstow - piano; and Connor Walsh - bass. Please call 416 395 5639 to register for this FREE program.

Icon of the event Canadian Opera Company Talk: Don Quichotte
Tue May 06, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Wayne Gooding, editor of Opera Canada magazine, balances opera history and guided listening with images and production insights in this exploration of Massenet's affectionate portrayal of literature's ultimate dreamer, Don Qu...

Icon of the event Watch the 2014 FIFA World Cup
Thu Jun 12, 2014 | All Day
Flemingdon Park

Come enjoy live streamed games of the 2014 FIFA World Cup during the open hours of the branch. The schedule will be posted soon.