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Icon of the event Armchair Travel
Fri Feb 13, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Hillcrest

Join us for this charming travel slide presentation with raconteur Irwin Patterson.

Icon of the event NFB film club featuring the film Shameless Propaganda
Tue Feb 03, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

This feature documentary examines its own genre, which has often been called Canada's national art form. Released in the year of the NFB's 75th birthday, Shameless Propaganda is filmmaker Robert Lower's take on the boldest an...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Icon of the event NFB film club featuring the film Hue: a matter of colour
Tue Jan 06, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

This feature documentary by renowned director and cinematographer Vic Sarin is a personal yet global investigation into the history and current state of colourism: the discrimination within one ethnicity based on differences ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House visits Flemingdon Park
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library. Children will also be invited to make a ...

Icon of the event Armchair Travel
Fri Nov 14, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Hillcrest

Travel slide presentation with raconteur Irwin Patterson....

Icon of the event The 100th Anniversary of the Great War, 1914-1918
Tue Nov 11, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Local Historian Joanne Doucette will present her research and photos about the local impact of the outbreak of World War I. Join us on Remembrance Day as we mark the 100th Anniversary of the start of the Great War.

Icon of the event Great Artists of the Impressionist Period: Renoir
Mon Oct 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Art historian Suzanne Tevlin considers the innovative work of the great artist during the impressionist period: Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.