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Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

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 Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Nov 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

Icon of the event Wowing the Visitor: Architecture, Art and Exhibitions at the Aga Khan Museum
Thu Nov 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Sarah Beam-Borg, Exhibition and Public Programs Manager at the Aga Khan Museum will lead the audience on a journey of discovery and a peek behind the scenes at Canada’s newest museum. The focus will be on the architecture, co...

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 11
Wed Nov 18
Wed Nov 25
Icon of the event Bohemians In Brooklyn: Beaches Reads 2015
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beaches

Read a great book - The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter, by Carson McCullers - and join us for a lively book discussion led by local personality and musician Michelle Mayers.

Icon of the event Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 not only destroyed Pompeii but, ironically preserved much of the city. The archaeological discoveries have been astonishing! The day-to-day life of people living in Pompeii is the main ...

Icon of the event Tales Tall and True
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Morningside

Join Artists from the Community Arts Guild to experiment with different kinds of storytelling. Tell your favourite stories, from personal to fictional to myths and folktales, and everything in between. We'll have guest storyt...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
Wed Nov 04
Wed Nov 11
Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon At The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Wed Oct 28
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 Co...