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Icon of the event Italian Film Series
Sat Apr 04, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Respiro; directed by Emanuele Crialese....

Icon of the event Library Bingo for Family Literacy Day!
Sat Jan 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Families are invited to join us for a fun-filled hour! Participants will play Library Bingo! Registration begins Dec. 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.

Icon of the event On Stage: Dr. Jane Freeman on Hamlet
Tue Mar 03, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Jane Freeman is a faculty member at the University of Toronto and author of numerous articles on Shakespeare and classical rhetoric. She is a regular lecturer at the Festival, a Senior Fellow of Massey College, a member ...

Icon of the event A Toronto Woman's Story - Holocaust Survivor Documentary
Mon Jan 26, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A moving documentary about the artistry and struggle of Canadian figure skating coach and choreographer Ellen Burka. She recounts her life from pre-war Amsterdam, to Westerbork and Theresienstadt concentration camps, to Dutch...

Icon of the event On Stage: Vivian Rakoff on Love's Labour's Lost
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Vivian Rakoff is Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto, former Chair of U of T?s Department of Psychiatry, and past Director of the Clarke Institute of Psychiatry. Prof. Rakoff has lectured at hospitals and uni...

Icon of the event BINGO
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Bingo at Evelyn Gregory is back! Drop in for your chance to win some cool prizes.

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Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join producer Cornelia Principe for the screening and Q & A of The World Before Her. A film that tells a tale of two Indias. In one, Ruhi Singh is a small-town girl competing in Bombay to win the Miss India pageant ? a ticket...

Icon of the event An afternoon with three Chicago poets in Toronto
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Peter O'Leary, John Tipton and Michael Autrey are contemporary poets, all resident in Chicago. Not necessarily traditional, all are committed to the poetic tradition, notably to the example of the Modernists. Each poet will r...

Icon of the event On Stage: Jeremy Lopez on  Jonson's The Alchemist
Tue Mar 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Jeremy Lopez is Associate Professor and Associate Chair of English at the University of Toronto. He is the author of numerous books and articles on the drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries including, most recently, Con...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Mon Mar 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Port Union

Bring the whole family to enjoy a wonderful children's movie. You can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for more information at 416-396-8885.