Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Make a Film in a Day with TIFF
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop encourages students to experience the art of filmmaking first-hand. Working collaboratively under the guidance of TIFF's pros, they will write, pitch and shoot a short film....

Icon of the event Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! A Musical with Puppets
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Soli and Rob present "Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!" - a musical with puppets....

Icon of the event Galli Theatre from New York presents Frog Prince and Little Red Riding Hood
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Please join us for two free fairy tales shows presented by Galli Theatre: Friday July 28, 3 pm Frog Prince, Saturday July 29, 3 pm Little Red Riding Hood. All are welcome, call 416-393-7680 for more details


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 28
Sat Jul 29
Icon of the event Canada 250
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Maurice Switzer, author of...

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 interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 24
Tue Nov 14
Icon of the event Harp Music and Storytelling with Martha Lawrance - FULL
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join us for a harp circle and storytelling session with Martha Lawrance. Children will have the opportunity to try out some mini harps and other rhythm instruments....

Icon of the event Ladies and Gentlemen...Leonard Cohen
Mon Sep 25, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Location: Northern District

Seen here reading his poetry to a rapt audience, this informal portrait of Montreal poet, novelist and songwriter, Leonard Cohen is a touching snapshot of him relaxing with family and friends, and spending time on his own....

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library with Ensemble Topaz
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Ensemble Topaz is pleased to present their diverse music and dance arts from Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus. An interactive one-hour session will include demonstrations of dance, music and rhythm. All are welcome. P...

Icon of the event Beauty and the Beast: Dress Up, Craft, and Movie
Fri Aug 25, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Dress up in royal finery (or your favourite outfit) and join us for a Beauty and the Beast themed craft - followed by the latest version of the movie starring Emma Watson!...

Icon of the event Summer Family Movies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Join us for four summer family movies in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre! Titles to be confirmed later....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 03
Thu Aug 10