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Icon of the event Cultural Hot Spot: Mural Design
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 13, 2015 - Mon Jun 08, 2015
Eatonville

Eatonville Library is partnering with Arts for Children and Youth for a special 8 week long mural designing program. Participants will design and create murals that will be displayed on TTC buses around Toronto! For more info...

Icon of the event Toronto Mendelssohn Choir at Toronto Reference Library
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Works from some of the great mystic composers of the Renaissance and 20th century will be featured, and over the space of 30-40 minutes, casual listeners and passersby will experience something unique....

Icon of the event Heritage Trees-Preserving our Natural Roots
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Taylor Memorial

The questions, "What is a heritage tree?" and "Why is it important to protect them?" are answered in this lively, illustrated talk. Drawing on the Ontario Heritage Tree Alliance’s toolkit and using a special red oak found in ...

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2015 Kickoff -- 25 years of Drawn & Quarterly
Fri May 08, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Featuring Lynda Barry, Jason Lutes, Seth, Jillian Tamaki and Adrian Tomine...

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2015 - TCAF Day 1
Sat May 09, 2015 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

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 Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2015 - TCAF Day 2
Sun May 10, 2015 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

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 Brazil - Artscapes: Rhythm and Sound
Wed May 13, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

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...

Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Watch a feature movie at the library. Space is limited. First-come, first-served. Free tickets distributed 15 minutes before the show.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 13
Icon of the event Homelands: A Culinary Journey Through China
Sat May 30, 2015 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

Discover the history of Chinese food with Professor Leo Chan from Humber School of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism. Learn about various ingredients, tools used in preparation and Chinese traditions. Program room. Registra...

Icon of the event Homelands: Origami with John Jay Guppy
Sat May 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Come celebrate Asian Heritage Month with us by learning how to fold various Origami crafts with John Jay Guppy! Materials will be provided. In the rotunda. Drop in, all ages welcome.