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Icon of the event Let's talk Early and Period Music
Mon Apr 13, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Toronto audiences know Aisslinn Nosky, the fiery violinist with the red hair who plays so passionately in such groups as Tafelmusik, I Furiosi, the Kirby and the Eybler Quartets, and in many other solo, chamber and orchestral...

Icon of the event Anime Bash: Cosplay, Talk & Film Screening
Sat Apr 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join us for an afternoon celebration of anime and cosplay, featuring a talk about cosplay photography followed by a screening of the acclaimed film, "Hal." Cosplay is encouraged and welcomed!...

Icon of the event Ways of Seeking: David Balzer & Margaux Williamson discuss Art & Curating
Tue May 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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The acclaimed Canadian art critic and the acclaimed Canadian painter will talk and drawing from their experience and their books: David's Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Everything Else, and Margaux's I ...

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2015 - TCAF Day 1
Sat May 09, 2015 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Meet the greatest assembly of comics authors from around the world, including Scott McCloud, Jillian Tamaki, and Japanese duo Gurihiru. Celebrate the 25th anniversary of acclaimed comics publisher Drawn & Quarterly. Participa...

Icon of the event THE SECOND:  A Novel about Spirituality, Religion, and Politics by Alan J Cooper
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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A half-century ago, when baby boomers reached their teens, there began a giant drop in traditional church attendance. At the same time, there came to grow a spiritual hunger as manifested in ecological awareness, human rights...

Icon of the event CANCELLED - Urban World, Natural World
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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This program has been CANCELLED. In the 21st century we're facing extraordinary challenges: Global warming. Extreme weather. Environmental degradation. Renowned landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh and Waterfront Toron...

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 13
Mon Apr 20
Mon Apr 27
Mon May 04
Mon May 11
Icon of the event Treehouse Talks
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 09, 2015 - Fri Jun 12, 2015
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3 PEOPLE x 3 TOPICS = 1,000 IDEAS...

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival Kickoff -- 25 years of Drawn & Quarterly
Fri May 08, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Celebrate the 25th anniversary of acclaimed Canadian publisher Drawn & Quarterly with readings, refreshments and more! Check back here for more details, or go to the Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) link below.

Icon of the event Brazil - Artscapes: Rhythm and Sound
Wed May 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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Pan Am Games event of arts and culture at the library. An evening of insightful connection links spoken word, dance and music with three outstanding artists in the Brazilian community Ricardo Sternberg, Luanda Jones and Newto...