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Icon of the event Guided Tour of I Am Canada
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 Dec 19
Icon of the event Mad Science
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Albion

A spectacular science-themed show where the performer will conjure foggy dry ice storms, float a Mad Science hovercraft, make magic mud, alter sound waves, and much more!

Icon of the event Water Passion - Creating Sounds with Water
Mon Mar 05, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event Sounds of Toronto: The Island Connection
Tue Jan 09, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Toronto music scene has changed a lot in the past few decades. It now features music and artists from around the world. One of the strongest movements within this city has been the rise of local Caribbean music: reggae, d...

Icon of the event Repainting Perceptions: Free Art Classes
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

This project will consist of a series of portraiture/narrative painting workshops which will culminate in an exhibition and a public engagement piece. These workshops will provide space for Flemingdon Park and Thorncliffe res...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 07
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07
Icon of the event Before the 6ix
Mon Feb 12, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Conversations on Toronto's historical hip-hop scene and classic rap albums. Moderated by Polaris Music Prize juror Del Cowie....

Icon of the event Les colibris - Slam & Poésie
Thu Dec 14, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Découvrez un spectacle entre slam et poésie, créé par les deux fondateurs de Franc'Open Mic, la première scène ouverte francophone de Toronto, Florian François et Cyril Mignotet....

Icon of the event Documentary film
Tue Feb 06, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Awarded the 2016 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award by the Toronto Film Critics Association, filmmaker Hugh Gibson offers a compassionate honest look at habitual drug use in Regent Park. In their own words over five years, thre...

Icon of the event Introduction to Design Thinking Workshop with OCAD University
Sat Feb 10, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Design thinking is a problem-solving process that focuses on empathy, listening, collaboration, observation, critical analysis, and experimentation to drive innovation. Design thinking can be applied to a wide range of fields...

Icon of the event Policing Black Lives
Tue Feb 06, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A candid discussion on the complicated relationship between Canada's Black Community and the police. With Civil Rights Lawyer Anthony Morgan and author of Policing Black Lives, Robyn Maynard. Moderated by Toronto Star's Shree...