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Icon of the event Battle of the Architects: Revisiting City Hall's Architectural Design
Wed Sep 23, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

50 years after the opening of Toronto's City Hall, a panel of architects and designers review and defend the designs of the finalists of the international architectural competition, Dragon's Den-style. It's your chance to rev...

Icon of the event Memoir Writing Seminar
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eatonville

Share and improve your memoir-writing skills in this 4-part session led by author Lesley Donaldson-Reid. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Icon of the event Home Staging
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodside Square

Thinking of selling your home? Learn how to optimize the value of your home with successful staging. Presented by B2B Group, a group of professionals representing a number of industries. Registration begins Sept. 17th. Re...

Icon of the event The Local Dish
Tue Sep 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join the City of Toronto's Live Green Toronto team to explore the wonders of cooking, eating & growing local food. Learn about the City's new campaign - The Local Dish - and discover how you can find fantastic new recipes fea...

Icon of the event Memoir Now!  The Importance of Writing the Boomer Memoir
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Writer musician John Timmins discusses the premise and craft of memoir writing. What is a memoir? Why should we write them? What constitutes a "good memoir"? John has written 2 private memoirs and is currently at work on ...

Icon of the event Gay Nerds with JP Larocque
Mon Sep 28, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

JP Larocque's web series Gay Nerds joins spot on parodies of horror and sci fi classics and with hilarious commentary on the foibles of contemporary queer life....

Icon of the event WWI: The Songs of the War Mothers  (ATRIUM)
Mon Nov 09, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A weaving together of the experience of Canadian, French and German women whose sons fought in the Great War. Produced by RH Thomson, with dramatic readings and original choral music composed by the NAC Orchestra....

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 Sep 14
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 26
Icon of the event LSP Celebration 2015
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join us to celebrate the Library Settlement Partnership (LSP) program. Learn about newcomer services and programs. Enjoy a special presentation and performance by Portuguese-Canadian musician Nuno Cristo. Refreshments will be...

Icon of the event West African Dance Class
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eatonville

Take a journey with Coco in this interactive dance class to engage in the reciprocal relationship of the body with rhythms of the "dunun" - West African drum. All ages and all levels welcome. Drop in....