Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Samosa Workshop
Sat May 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Samosas are an Indian pastries served at celebrations. They are sold by street vendors and served as appetizers here in Canada....

Icon of the event Gumboots Workshop
Tue Feb 14, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Gumboots is a rhythmic, dynamic dance originating from South Africa, and requires the use of rubber boots. A first influence of Stomp dance, the body becomes the musical instrument. Fun guaranteed with Just Aissi, choreograph...

Icon of the event Korean Conversation Circle at Palmerston
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Are you interested in enhancing Korean language skills? Our program's interest is to maximize every participant?s engagement and experience in Korean language by managing one on one individual based conversation with native K...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Sat Mar 04
Sat Mar 11
Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Heidi Dahlsveen
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....

Icon of the event Little Red Theatre Presents:
Sat Jan 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

In celebration of Family Literacy Month 2017 - join us for a special theatre performance by Little Red Theatre at Palmerston Library theatre. Free. Suitable for ages 4-11. No registration required....

Icon of the event Spoken word artist Dwayne Morgan: Living a life of passion
Wed Feb 08, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Dwayne Morgan is a Jamaican-Canadian Spoken Word Artist, Poet, Speaker, Social Entrepreneur. In this talk he will share how he came to poetry, and how it changed his life, taking him from a shy kid, to an artist performing in...

Icon of the event Saturday Family Movies: Pete's dragon, Finding Dory & The BFG
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Join us in the auditorium Saturday afternoons from 2-4 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 21
Sat Feb 18
Sat Mar 18
Sat Apr 15
Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Join Lishai as she leads a spoken word workshop....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 26
Thu Feb 02
Thu Feb 09
Thu Feb 16
Thu Feb 23
Icon of the event P.A. Day Friday Film: The Secret Life of Pets
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Enjoy a film with the whole family! Ever wonder what your pets get up to when you're not home? Find out in this animated comedy! Rated PG. Drop-in, no registration required. Free tickets will be available in the theatre lobby...

Icon of the event Gaming Lounge
3:30 pm - 5:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

On Wednesdays, youth take over the glass room. Join us for video games, and other board games....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Wed Feb 15
Wed Feb 22