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Icon of the event I Am Rohingya
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

I Am Rohingya is a play that chronicles the harrowing Rohingya refugee experience from the perspective of Rohingya youth now living in Canada, taking the audience to Myanmar before the violence, through to the forced migratio...

Icon of the event Albrect Durer with Professor Dawn Cunningham
Tue Oct 11, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Deer Park

Born in Nuremberg in 1471, Albrecht Dürer's innovative drawings, paintings, and prints led to his acclaim on both sides of the Alps. In his art, he sought knowledge and beauty by combining Northern artists' love of detail w...

Icon of the event The Power of Your Voice
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

"The power of your voice" will explore the importance of self- expression and telling your stories. Randell Adjei, spoken word Edutainer and Artivist will discuss how youth can use their voices to make a difference in their w...

Icon of the event Movie Night - Blackfish
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Killer whales are beloved majestic, friendly giants yet infamous for their capacity to kill viciously. BLACKFISH unravels the complexities of this dichotomy, employing the story of the notorious performing whale Tilikum, who ...

Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 17
Sat Oct 01
Sat Nov 05
Sat Dec 03
Icon of the event Teen Gaming Tournament
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Whether you're an experienced gamer or just looking to learn a few new tricks, our Teen Gaming Tournaments are sure to be a blast. Drop in to the library and challenge your friends to a game of Mortal Kombat or NBA2K. Maybe...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 28
Icon of the event Movie Night - Tupac: Resurrection
Fri Sep 09, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Tupac Shakur rose from the ghetto, fought for fame and fortune, and became the number one best-selling hip-hop artist of all time. He was insightful and sensitive and spoke with an uncensored voice of truth. During his brief ...

Icon of the event Youth Hub
3:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us every weekday from 3:30-7 when the Teen Room on the 2nd floor becomes the YOUTH HUB....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 06
Wed Sep 07
Thu Sep 08
Fri Sep 09
Mon Sep 12