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Icon of the event A Candle for Leonard
Thu Nov 09, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the remarkable work of the late Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, poet, novelist, and painter, Leonard Cohen. With Canada's Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke, journalist Denise Donlon, poet John B. Lee and j...

Icon of the event Pumice Raft Art Talks: Toronto's Psychogeography, Spaces, and Places
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

For thousands of years people have settled on the shores of Lake Ontario in the area we now call Toronto. The landscape of ravines and rivers run through the land like a circulatory system. The architecture came next as a man...

Icon of the event William Morris Society Presents
Tue Nov 07, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library


Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Watch a free movie on a big screen in our air-conditioned and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - carefully selected new titles. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information, call 416-...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 19
Thu Nov 16
Thu Dec 07
Thu Jan 18
Icon of the event The Middle East in Film Series: Yacoubian Building-Part 1
Tue Oct 17, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The 2nd screening in the Fall series of The Middle East in Film. An adaptation of a bestselling novel by the same name. The film revolves around the stories of the residents of a condo building in downtown Cairo depicting a ...

Icon of the event Friday Afternoon Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join us for popular and entertaining movie titles on the first Friday afternoon of each month from 2-4 pm. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. For more details, please visit branch in person or call 416-394-5170.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 05
Fri Feb 02
Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discuss...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Metamorphic Reflections: Seniors Portrait and Glass Painting
12:35 pm - 3:35 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

This 6 session workshop art series focuses on the art of portraits and glass painting....

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 09
Tue Jan 16
Tue Jan 23
Tue Jan 30
Tue Feb 06
Icon of the event Guided Tour of Pop Sherlock
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free guided tour of our current exhibit...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 17
Icon of the event Pop Sherlock
Ongoing event running from Sat Aug 19, 2017 - Sun Oct 22, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library