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Icon of the event DATE CHANGE - 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 Stories in Celebration of Roma
Fri Apr 10, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Agincourt

Come and listen to stories of Romani history and legend by storyteller Gyorgy Varga

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
Toronto Reference Library

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 Toronto Poetry Map Launch
Wed Apr 15, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join us for the official launch of our online Toronto Poetry Map in collaboration with Toronto's fourth Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke....

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 Apr 18
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 13
Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Thu Apr 23, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited a workshop to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in the Agincourt Branch neighbourhood on June 6, 20...

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 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 Kickoff -- 25 years of Drawn & Quarterly
Fri May 08, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

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.