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Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble Present: The History of Haiti
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Haiti is one of, if not the most important islands in the Caribbean. Its history is one that is a series of powerful stories, of peoples who have struggled with the most basic concept of humanity. That is; that all men and wo...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 08
Fri Feb 09
Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movies
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a feature film on your PA Day! Limited space in Room 2. First come, first served. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event Film Club @ Richview
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Risa Shuman,film historian and retired, long-time Senior Producer of Saturday Night at the Movies will show and discuss from a selection current and memorable films. Check with branch for confirmed dates in 2018.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 04
Thu Jan 11
Thu Feb 08
Icon of the event Holiday Break Programs
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for a variety of programming every day during your holiday break at 1:00pm. Groups of 10 or more people must register, limited space. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 27
Thu Dec 28
Fri Dec 29
Tue Jan 02
Wed Jan 03
Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Dec 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special PA day movie program at Bloor. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in. Please call the branch at 416-393-7674 for more details.

Icon of the event PA Day Movie at Bloor
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special PA day movie program at Bloor. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in. Please call the branch at 416-393-7674 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 01
Icon of the event Self-Portrait Drawing
Thu Nov 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

This program will focus briefly on the history of still life and fundamental painting and drawing techniques. Participants are welcome to bring in a photograph of themselves or a mirror to pursue the challenge of drawing from...

Icon of the event Polyphonic Ground Conversations: Inclusive Programming for Programmers
Tue Nov 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Do you want to expand your music audience? Diversify your revenue streams?...

Icon of the event Relief Printing for Kids
Mon Nov 27, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Participants can get ready for the holiday season by making holiday cards. In this workshop, they will learn basic relief printing techniques by making multiple prints of their drawings....