Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

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 Winter Break Holiday Movie
Tue Dec 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Bring the entire family for an afternoon at the movies - on a big screen at Palmerston Library Theatre. Drop-in, no registration....

Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

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 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 Celebrating 125 Years of William Morris's News from Nowhere
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

William Whitla of York University illustrates the origins and challenges of Morris's famous pastoral utopia that had such an impact on late Victorian culture, craftmanship, and the environment. Jointly sponsored by the Toront...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma: Violette
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

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

Icon of the event PA Day Fun Movie
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day. All are welcome....

Icon of the event New Music 101: New Music New Audiences: Electronic Interfaces
Tue Nov 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

Local sound artists demonstrate unique electronic musical interfaces, and generate group compositions with the audience. Bring your iPad to join in the fun! Palmerston Library Theatre....

Icon of the event WWI: The Songs of the War Mothers  (ATRIUM)
Mon Nov 09, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A weaving together of the experience of Canadian, French and German women whose sons fought in the Great War. Produced by RH Thomson, with dramatic readings and original choral music composed by the NAC Orchestra....