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Icon of the event End of Summer Movie Afternoon
Thu Aug 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun feature family movie in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Party
Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for light snacks, beverages and party activities. Winners of the TD Summer Reading Club Challenge will be announced. Prizes to give away!...

Icon of the event Summer Movie Afternoon:
Thu Jul 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Palmerston

Join us for a fun feature family movie in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre!...

Icon of the event Live Puppet Show: Rumpelstiltskin
Tue Jul 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Classic Folktale of a young girl who must make straw into gold for a greedy king. She is helped by a creature who's name she does not know. Come to the show and find out what happens!...

Icon of the event LGBTQ Film: Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
Fri Jun 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us as we celebrate World Pride 2014 with a screening of the film Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) starring Hugo Weaving and Terence Stamp.

Icon of the event Italian Movie: Ho Fatto Il Mio Coraggio
Thu Jun 26, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

Producer and Director Giovanni Princigalli will present his documentary Ho Fatto Il Mio Coraggio which takes into account the stories of several Italian immigrants arrived here between 1950 and 1960.

Icon of the event Fashioning LGBTQ Identity: Visibility, Representation and Community
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Assistant Professor Joseph Medaglia explores the limits and possibilities of fashion, dress, and appearance in the construction and expression of LGBTQ individuals and communities. Referencing examples from popular culture, a...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Performance Show
Sat Jun 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Join students of the Swallowing Clouds program in a live performance. This event will display and celebrate the performance and creativity skills gained by students in a condensed three week period....

Icon of the event First Nations Drumming and Dancing
Fri Jun 20, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Aboriginal History Month by joining us for traditional First Nations drumming and dancing.

Icon of the event imagineNATIVE's indigiFLIX Presents: Festival Award Winning Shorts
Fri Jun 13, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Aboriginal History Month by joining us for a screening of imagineNATIVE's festival award winning shorts. Enjoy a handpicked selection of award winning drama, comedy and documentary works on themes of survival, stren...