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Icon of the event Clay Creations
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Learn to create with clay. Participants will create 3-D artwork using hand building techniques. Once the clay has been fired, they will paint their sculptures using underglazes. Ages 9+. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-1006...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 20
Fri Jan 27
Fri Feb 03
Fri Feb 10
Fri Feb 17
Icon of the event Playdough Craft - Family Literacy Month Celebration
Sat Jan 28, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Celebrate Family Literacy Month at Evelyn Gregory Library! Create your own scene with playdough, in the same style as Barbara Reid's picture books. Spaces limited. Call 416-394-1006 to register.

Icon of the event #BlackLivesMatter
Wed Feb 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Kicking off 2017's Black History Month at the library, join us for a candid discussion on the achievements of Toronto's Black communities, the Black Lives Matter movement, and race-relations in Canada. With journalist Desmond...

Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
Sat Feb 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Space is limited, first-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 min. before the movie.

Icon of the event Before the 6ix: And Now the Legacy Begins
Mon Feb 06, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Producers Joh Bronski, K-Cut and DJ Agile discuss Toronto's historical hip-hop scene and classic rap albums from the last 25 years including the Cold Front Rap Compilation, Maestro Fresh Wes' Black Tie Affair, Main Source's B...

Icon of the event Before the 6ix: Ladies First
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

This panel discussion visits the stories, events and musical contributions of hip hop artists Michie Mee, Fresh Arts and Honey Jam, and the critical but often overlooked role women have played in the history of Toronto's hip-...

Icon of the event Cycle «Filmer les frontières»: La Cour de Babel de Julie Bertuccelli
Mon Feb 13, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Ils sont collégiens, âgés de 11 à 15 ans, réunis dans une même classe d'accueil pour apprendre le français. Dans ce petit théâtre s'expriment l'innocence, l'énergie et les contradictions de ces adolescents qui, animés par le ...

Icon of the event Music Documentaries: Buena Vista Social Club (1999)
Tue Feb 14, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

This documentary by lauded German filmmaker Wim Wenders follows renowned guitarist Ry Cooder and his son, Joachim, as they travel to Cuba and assemble a group of the country's finest musicians to record an album. Among the ar...

Icon of the event Black History Film Night - The Ninth Floor
Thu Feb 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Riverdale

The National Film Board presents: Ninth Floor...

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Tue Feb 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Deep in the Sahara desert, as they try to get to Europe, Léonard, from Cameroon, rescues Hope, a Nigerian woman. Dans un monde hostile où chacun doit rester avec les siens, ils vont tenter d'avancer ensemble, et de s'aimer. H...