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Icon of the event Halloween Movie
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eglinton Square

Join us for a Halloween themed movie. Space is limited. For children 6-12 years. Free tickets will be available at 1:30 on the day of the movie.

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Dr.Philippa Sheppard on Goodnight Desdemona....
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Deer Park

Come and explore Toronto playwright and novelist (Fall on Your Knees) Ann Marie MacDonald?s humorous and gender-bending take on two of Shakespeare?s most accomplished tragedies of love -- Romeo and Juliet and Othello with Pro...

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night:
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Palmerston

Watch a free monthly movie on a big screen in the air-conditioned Palmerston Library Theatre - enjoy a new or classic title. For more information, please call 416-393-7680....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 23
Thu Nov 20
Thu Dec 11
Icon of the event Haunted House: Creepy Experiments, Stories and Crafts!
Fri Oct 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Experience our haunted house and participate in a creepy science experiment, ghoulish stories and a take-home craft....

Icon of the event Mozart's Most Faithful
Sat Nov 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Northern District

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a prolific composer of works of great beauty. He also wrote hundreds of richly detailed and colourful letters, in the process unwittingly writing his own autobiography. Delve into the mind of a gen...

Icon of the event Great Artists of The Impressionist Period: Monet
Fri Oct 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

The Impressionists opened the floodgates of artistic innovation and experimentation and art hasn't been the same since. Art historian Suzanne Tevlin will discuss Claude Monet's remarkable water lily paintings.

Icon of the event Monster Scavenger Hunt!
Fri Oct 24, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
S. Walter Stewart

Boo! Join us for this spooktacular event... if you dare......

Icon of the event New Music 101 - Music in the Barns, Array Music and Author Martha Baillie
Tue Oct 07, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

New Music 101 explores new directions in contemporary music. Arraymusic and author Martha Baillie demonstrate the complementary nature of musical and literary narratives, performing compositions by Nic Gotham written for Bai...

Icon of the event At the Movies
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eglinton Square

Join us for classics, new releases and documentaries. For upcoming movie titles and genres, call 416-396-8920 or visit the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 08
Icon of the event The Munich Art Trove with German Consul General Walter Stechel
Tue Oct 21, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

In 2010, 1400 art works were discovered in the apartment of Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich. These works by well known artists like Picasso, Kokoschka, Klee, Munch, Chagall were considered " degenerate" by the Nazis and were loo...