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Icon of the event Culture Days: Toronto Poetry Slam Team
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

The Toronto Poetry Slam Team is a dynamic energetic group of spoken word poets who perform poetry across North America. Their poetry is compelling, entertaining, emotionally powerful, always making you think long after the fi...

Icon of the event Sustainability, Mainstream!
Wed Oct 15, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

This talk will showcase a variety of sustainable and energy efficient projects that succeed in pushing high quality design. The projects chosen will be presented with many images to bring the audience closer to understanding ...

Icon of the event ABCs of mnemonics
Mon Sep 08, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us for tips to improve your memory using mnemonics. Learn how to use images to memorize a wide variety of material and create a journey and journey points to store memorized information....

Icon of the event Teen Gaming
Wed Sep 24, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Whether you're an experienced gamer or just looking to learn a few new tricks, come to Evelyn Gregory Library and challenge your friends to a game on the PS3.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Textile Museum visits North York Central Library
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join the Textile Museum of Canada for an exploration of the future of fashion ? discover innovations in clothing design that are changing the ways in which we interact with the world around us....

Icon of the event Movie Night
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Watch a feature film on a big screen....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 10
Wed Oct 08
Wed Nov 12
Wed Dec 10
Icon of the event Great Art Series: Below the Surface - Paul Kane's First Brush
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Infrared Reflectography makes visible the underpaintings that an artist may have rendered during the initial development of a painting ? the artist?s first brush. New research using Infrared Reflectography ? that recorded th...

Icon of the event Blues Poetry
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Blues poetry is a fusion of the blues music genre and the African American oral tradition. Using the lbrary's collection, award-winning blues artists Diana Braithwaite, Chris Whiteley, and musicologist, guitarist Mike Daley p...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Museum of Inuit Art visits Sanderson
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sanderson

Explore one of Canada's national treasures with a docent from the Museum of Inuit Art, the only museum in Southern Canada exclusively dedicated to collecting, researching and exhibiting art made by Inuit....

Icon of the event The science of personal dress
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

This program is dedicated to adults who have undergone a lifestyle change or simply want to look their best. Stylist and image consultant Sandra Quigley teaches the science of personal dress and how to apply it to your exist...