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Adult  (32)
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Icon of the event 'Rembrandt by Rembrandt'
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Art historian, Anne Thackray returns with a lecture on Rembrandt. Rembrandt made more portraits of himself than any other major artist of his times - or for centuries after. Was Rembrandt simply tracing the effects of pass...

Icon of the event Teen Game Night
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Come and play some cool Wii Games at the library. For ages 10-16 yrs old. No registration required, just drop in!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 19
Icon of the event Film Essay
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

20-22:ALPHA is a nonverbal documentary film produced and directed by local artist Thierry Loa. In his words, 20-22 is "a cinematic symphony of spectacular moving images and evocative music, describing the futuristic world of ...

Icon of the event Island in the Sun: Barbados in Song
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sanderson

?Island In The Sun: Barbados in Song? is a concert of Barbadian folk songs and calypsos from 1800 to present. Their stories paint a portrait the island?s history ? beliefs, superstitions, hopes and aspirations, tales of joy a...

Icon of the event NFB film club featuring the film Shameless Propaganda
Tue Feb 03, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

This feature documentary examines its own genre, which has often been called Canada's national art form. Released in the year of the NFB's 75th birthday, Shameless Propaganda is filmmaker Robert Lower's take on the boldest an...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 31
Sat Feb 07
Sat Feb 14
Sat Feb 21
Icon of the event Winter Craft
Fri Jan 30, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Woodside Square

Hey Kids! Join us at the library after school. Children 6-12 yrs will make a winter craft. Registration begins Dec. 19th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event A Toronto Woman's Story - Holocaust Survivor Documentary
Mon Jan 26, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A moving documentary about the artistry and struggle of Canadian figure skating coach and choreographer Ellen Burka. She recounts her life from pre-war Amsterdam, to Westerbork and Theresienstadt concentration camps, to Dutch...

Icon of the event Library Bingo for Family Literacy Day!
Sat Jan 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Families are invited to join us for a fun-filled hour! Participants will play Library Bingo! Registration begins Dec. 17th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.