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Icon of the event Looking for Love in Verdi's La Traviata
Tue Oct 06, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

A high-class Parisian courtesan, her lover and his father run the gamut from love at first sight to tragic loss in the world's most popular opera. Join Opera Canada editor Wayne Gooding as he introduces the Canadian Opera Com...

Icon of the event Planners in Public Spaces - Community Engagement
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Planners in Public Spaces (PiPS) is a public engagement initiative by the City of Toronto Planning Division to bring planners to the people and provide opportunities for the public to engage with City Planners, one-on-one, o...

Icon of the event Subway Mural Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Evelyn Gregory

Do you enjoy expressing yourself through visual art? Would you like to see your masterpiece displayed in the Toronto Subway System? In this 10 week workshop, students will be instructed by a professional artist and given th...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 09
Fri Oct 16
Fri Oct 23
Fri Oct 30
Fri Nov 06
Icon of the event At the Movies
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great movie on a big screen. Admission is free and you can bring your own light refreshments to enjoy. Please contact the branch to find out what's playing at 416-393-7653.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Nov 11
Wed Dec 09
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Sanderson
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event Taking it to Zero:  Lowering the Carbon Footprint of Architecture
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Green or sustainable architecture has been on the agenda for almost two decades at this point. Where early buildings were attempting to "live more lightly on the earth" and were attempting to lower energy use and use material...

Icon of the event Home Staging
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodside Square

Thinking of selling your home? Learn how to optimize the value of your home with successful staging. Presented by B2B Group, a group of professionals representing a number of industries. Registration begins Sept. 17th. Re...

Icon of the event Documentary Screening: Hidden Sorrows
Fri Nov 06, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us during Holocaust Education Week for a free documentary screening of Hidden Sorrows: Meeting Gypsy (Roma) Survivors of the Holocaust in Romania. This film discusses the deportation of Roma Gypsy?s to concentration camp...

Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show-
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

A puppet show performance of the book, "Tailypo" by library staff. This story is about an old man who eats the tail of a strange creature called the tailypo. Tailypo then returns to seek revenge. Schools please call ahead to ...

Icon of the event Hallowe'en Coffee House
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Ages 13-19...