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Icon of the event The Music of China, Brilliant and Accessible
Thu May 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy an inspiring evening with Pingxin Xu, dulcimer player extraordinaire accompanied by Xiaoyun Miao, educator and pipa virtuoso. They will demonstrate traditional music as well as a variety of styles from China?'s varied ...

Icon of the event What Makes Music Great?
Thu May 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

We hear great orchestral masterpieces all the time ? in the concert hall, at the movies, on TV, in video games, and on the radio. The Toronto Symphony has invited engaging music expert Rob Kapilow to lead you on a discovery o...

Icon of the event Southern Africa Travel Talk
Tue May 12, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a travel talk on South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. Learn about deltas, deserts and Victoria Falls. This region of Africa is the wildlife and nature seeker's paradise; travelling there is an unforgettable experie...

Icon of the event Heritage Trees-Preserving our Natural Roots
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Taylor Memorial

The questions, "What is a heritage tree?" and "Why is it important to protect them?" are answered in this lively, illustrated talk. Drawing on the Ontario Heritage Tree Alliance?s toolkit and using a special red oak found in ...

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto Community Workshops
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

People of all ages and backgrounds are invited to workshops to discuss our dreams and hopes for our city, and to devise ideas and plans on how to execute an urban intervention in your neighbourhood on June 6, 2015.

Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day:: Bollywood/Hollywood
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Downsview

REEL CANADA presents National Canadian Film Day. This countrywide celebration of Canadian film is an opportunity to join film buffs across the country to watch some of the wonderful films made in Canada. We will be screening ...

Icon of the event The Pan Am Path: A Living Path Across Toronto
Tue Apr 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn all about the exciting new Pan Am Path - and discover how to experience Toronto in a whole new way....

Icon of the event Canadian Opera Company Talk: The Barber of Seville
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Wayne Gooding, editor of Opera Canada magazine, examines the different ways Rossini's riotous romp has been translated to the stage from its premiere in 1816 up to the present day. Special attention will be given to Els Comed...

Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Come out for an evening of film....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 13
Mon May 11
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 10
Fri Apr 17
Fri Apr 24
Fri May 01
Fri May 08