Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Contemporary Canadian Cinema with Risa Shuman: Bon Cop, Bad Cop.
Thu Mar 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Eight years after first working together, two mismatched Canadian cops team up once again to investigate an auto-theft ring. However, they soon discover that the robberies point to a much-larger conspiracy. Directed by Alain ...

Icon of the event Vikings: The Real Story
Wed Mar 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Fierce raiders with horned helmets has always been an accepted popular view of the Vikings. But what do we really know about Viking history and culture? Join us as we discover how recent scientific and archaeological evidence...

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

No homework here! Relax and watch a fun, family-friendly movie. Title to be determined. Free tickets will be available in the theatre lobby 30 minutes before the show on a first-come, first-served basis. Large groups must enq...

Icon of the event Learn Magic Tricks for Teens
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a live magic show performance and an interactive workshop that will demonstrate and teach you how to do magic tricks! Our magician for the day is Ayan Deb....

Icon of the event Earth, Seas & Air: A Concert with Chris McKhool
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Chris McKhool takes the stage with a music performance that is part environmentalism and lots of interactive fun! Sing along, dance and clap, and learn about taking care of the Earth. Free tickets will be available in the the...

Icon of the event Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door:  Sing'n Spell
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

A musical participation concert using puppets, songs, spelling games, dancing, riddles and different languages to show children of all ages that reading is FUN! All are welcome, drop-in....

Icon of the event Bob the Magician's Family Magic Show
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

An entertaining magic show that guarantees to entertain audiences of all ages, combining side-splitting comedy and audience participation for kids. Registration begins Feb. 14. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

This is an astounding music program of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat! The program will be held in the gymnasium of the Port Union Commu...

Icon of the event The Sentimentalists
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

More than just Magic! The Sentimentalists are two mind readers who get into your head and really tell you what you are thinking. Witness the impossible as Steffi Kay and Mysterion tell you things that only you know.

Icon of the event Intro to Ukulele Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Want to learn how to play the ukulele? Learn the basics and jam to fun easy tunes. For ages 9-12. Limited number of ukuleles available for program use. Registration begins Tuesday, February 20, 2018. To register, call the bra...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 16
Fri Mar 23