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Icon of the event Material Splendor: Materials and Techniques of 15th- and 16th-century
Thu Jan 21, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

This talk explores how master craftsmen and painters of the era...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 26
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639....

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 08
Fri Jan 15
Fri Jan 22
Fri Jan 29
Icon of the event Latin Jazz Quartet
Wed Dec 30, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

University of Toronto, Faculty of Music students bring the warmth of Latin sounds to thaw the chill of Toronto winter. All ages welcome. Please register for this free program by calling (416) 395-5639.

Icon of the event Festive Music and Seasonal Readings with Rev.Tim Elliott and Judy Maddren
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Deer Park

Join the fabulous duo Rev. Tim Elliott and former CBC radio host Judy Maddren for a taste of the season. Sing along with musician Tim Elliott on the keyboard and listen to Judy Maddren reading excerpts from seasonal fare.

Icon of the event Holiday FUN!
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Deer Park

Pop-in for an afternoon of Christmas carols and a family craft....

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

Icon of the event Gardens of the Loire Valley with Donna Fenice
Fri Nov 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Deer Park

Against the spectacular backdrop of the castles of the Loire Valley, Donna Fenice takes us on a tour of the most beautiful and interesting gardens in the region. "To create a beautiful garden," observed one gardener, "one nee...

Icon of the event Taking it to Zero:  Lowering the Carbon Footprint of Architecture
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Green or sustainable architecture has been on the agenda for almost two decades at this point. Where early buildings were attempting to "live more lightly on the earth" and were attempting to lower energy use and use material...

Icon of the event Broadway Musicals with Jordan Klapman
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Explore the lives and music of some of Broadway's greatest composers which contributed to the making of The Great American Songbook.Composers like Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Harold Arlen and many more....