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Icon of the event Special Effects Make Up
Thu Aug 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Learn how special effects make-up is used in film, and try out the techniques for yourself in this very hands-on workshop provided in partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival....

Icon of the event The Twisted Ones Magic and Balloons
Wed Jul 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join Debbie and her balloons for a show that is packed with games, incredible balloon costumes, magic, cool music and lots of wide smiles. Ages 4-12. Drop-in.

Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club - Race
Mon Jul 11, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Jesse Owens' quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy....

Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Jul 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event Out there!
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

David Trattles will be your host for a session on travel, bicycle touring - and photography, and in making community as you travel....

Icon of the event Getting Inked
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join staff of the award-winning Chronic Ink studio as they describe the process of getting a tattoo. Be inspired by beautiful illustrations influenced by Asian and Western art, then consider a visit to the Royal Ontario Muse...

Icon of the event First Story Walking Tour
Sat Jun 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Exploring the geography and ancestry of Indigenous Toronto, this guided walking tour takes you through contemporary neighbourhoods of our city rich with First Nations' history. Starting at Deer Park Branch and travelling sout...

Icon of the event Great Cities of Culture
Fri Jun 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Join Martín Ramirez of the University of Toronto, School of Continuing Studies in a cultural exploration of Buenos Aires,often described as the "Paris of South America" for its elegant architecture and its rich and vibrant c...

Icon of the event TD Toronto Jazz Festival:  Chase Sanborn Trio
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Chase Sanborn is an acclaimed trumpeter and educator, a former member of the Ray Charles Orchestra and has played with a lengthy list of artists including Aretha Franklin and Diana Krall. Join Chase at 6 pm for a workshop, op...

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

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 Jun 14
Tue Jun 28
Tue Jul 12
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 09