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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 Movie Night: The Grand Seduction
Thu Jun 29, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

A small fishing village must procure a local doctor to secure a lucrative business contract. When unlikely candidate and big city doctor Paul Lewis lands in their lap for a trial residence, the townsfolk rally together to cha...

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 Italian Film: Mia madre
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Celebrate Italian Heritage Month watching a screening of Mia Madre (2016). A harried filmmaker tries to juggle the demands of her latest movie with a personal life in shambles.

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Kick-Off
Sat Jun 17, 2017 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Come and join the TD Summer Reading Club today!

Icon of the event Indigenous Celebrations: TEAM88: Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games
Tue Jun 06, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games happening this July are expected to be the largest sporting and cultural gathering of Indigenous Peoples in North America. These Games are recognized as an important vehicle to...

Icon of the event Sushi 101
Sat May 27, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn all about the origins and history of Sushi! Try your skills at making this delicious delicacy using traditional tools and techniques. All supplies will be provided....

Icon of the event Dance Bharatanatyam
Sat May 27, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us to learn the history and watch a performance of the famous South Asian classical dance form, Bharatanatyam....