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Icon of the event The Middle East in Film : Children of Heaven
Mon Apr 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A film about families, compassion, moral responsibilities and issues of limited resources. Directed by Majid Majidi. In Farsi with English subtitles. 89 minutes. 1997....

Icon of the event The Middle East in Film: Idol
Mon May 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Mohammed Assaf, an aspiring musician living in Gaza, sets a seemingly impossible goal: to compete on the program "Arab Idol." Based on a true story. Directed by Hany Abu-Assad. In Arabic with English subtitles. 98 mins. 2015.

Icon of the event Henna Art
Fri May 05, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join us to Celebrate Asian Heritage Month at the library. Get a free henna design on your hand & learn how to wrap a Sari. Registration begins April 3rd. Register in person or by calling 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event The Middle East in Film:The Human Resources Manager
Mon May 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The story of an HR manager who reluctantly travels to Eastern Europe to bring the body of a deceased former employee, a recent immigrant to Israel, back to her family. Directed by Eran Riklis. In Hebrew/Romanian with English...

Icon of the event Artistic Canada Films: Celebrating Canada's 150th Birthday
Fri Apr 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Bone Wind Fire 2012 (30 min.) & Revealing Marie Saint Pierre 2016 (38 min.) are two short films that feature the lives of two Canadian women artists: Emily Carr and Marie Saint Pierre. The first film is an evocative journey ...

Icon of the event Performance/poésie de Daniel Groleau Landry
Sat Apr 22, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dans le cadre de la série « Les artistes franco-ontariens » pour célébrer le 150e anniversaire du Canada à la Bibliothèque de référence de Toronto, nous accueillons Daniel Groleau Landry, un poète et auteur-compositeur-interp...

Icon of the event Theme Parks in France
Wed May 17, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Theme parks are places where you can learn while having fun. In France there are the classics but also others that offer activities around history, science and technology. What about going back to the middle age and experienc...

Icon of the event The Middle East in Film:Ushpizin
Mon Apr 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The story of an ultra-orthodox Jewish family facing hardships, who must rely on their faith for miracles to happen during the holiday season. Directed by Gidi Dar. In Hebrew with English subtitles. 90 mins. 2004.

Icon of the event Les Chiclettes
Tue May 23, 2017 | 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dans le cadre de la série « Les artistes franco-ontariens » pour célébrer le 150e anniversaire du Canada à la Bibliothèque de référence de Toronto, nous accueillons Les Chiclettes. Femmes téméraires, d'une volonté farouche, q...

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 interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


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