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Icon of the event The Search for Richard III: England's Lost King
Tue Sep 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

In 2012 the world's attention was suddenly focused on a small city in the middle of England. After years of research, hard work and fundraising, an archaeological dig was about to begin. The man in charge of the dig was looki...

Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation examines some of the highlights of the Archives of Ontario's extensive photograph collections, and explains how these records are managed and preserved. It showcases photographs produced by Ontario governmen...

Icon of the event Accessing and Preserving Your Family Heirlooms
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation is of particular interest to genealogical researchers and explores best practices for storing personal treasures with a focus on paper records. Participants will learn how to care for their family history do...

Icon of the event Celebrate Canada 150 with Movies
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Help celebrate Canada's 150th birthday by watching some amazing Canadian films at the library. Every Monday afternoon from 4-6 pm we will be showing a new Canadian film. Movie titles to be announced....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 03
Mon Jul 10
Mon Jul 17
Mon Jul 24
Mon Jul 31
Icon of the event Creativity from the Stacks
Wed Jun 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

East End Writers' Group members present poetry and prose readings, music, photography, and a comedy skit. Reception, books, and a sample writing critique led by Gia Petec. Co-hosts Sharon A. Crawford and Nishe Catherine. An E...

Icon of the event What Makes Toronto a Multicultural City?
Tue Jun 27, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Almost all cities have people of diverse ethnicities living in them. Yet diversity of population alone does not make a multicultural city. The latter comes about with the civil rights and equality of all citizens. In Canada, ...

Icon of the event Art MEETS: Make, Explore, Experience, Transform & Share!
Thu Jun 15, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Art MEETS: Balancing Words & Movement will engage participants in creative writing and performance. Led by poet, playwright, essayist, and founder of the Black Perspectives Cultural Program in Regent Park, charles c. smith, t...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interests, make new friends, and have fun! Every 2...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 13
Tue Jun 27
Tue Sep 12
Icon of the event Team 88: North American Indigenous Games
Tue Jun 06, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) being held in Toronto this July is expected be the largest sporting and cultural gathering of Indigenous Peoples in North America. Learn about the games, cool sports and Indigenous c...

Icon of the event Senior's Month Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Come see films that celebrate the vibrancy of seniors in June to mark Senior's Month. Every Monday afternoon from 2-4 pm catch a new film. Titles to be announced....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 05
Mon Jun 12
Mon Jun 19
Mon Jun 26