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Icon of the event Pop Sherlock
Ongoing event running from Sat Aug 19, 2017 - Sun Oct 22, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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Icon of the event LSP Week 2017: Celebration 150
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us to celebrate the Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) program and Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation. Meet Jowita Bydlowska, author of the best-selling memoir, Drunk Mom, and Guy, a novel. Learn about newcom...

Icon of the event An Afternoon with the Friends of the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Friends of the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection, a volunteer group that works with Toronto Public Library to support the collection.

Icon of the event Keep Calm and Colour On
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 21
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 18
Sat Dec 02
Sat Dec 16
Icon of the event 3D Printing: The Tetrapylon of Palmyra
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Palmyra is one of the most important archeological sites in the world. Since 2015, large sections of the site have been destroyed by ISIL. Creative Commons, in partnership with re:3D, have used 3D printing to create a replica...

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Mon Nov 13
Mon Nov 20
Icon of the event Scandinavian Films: A Man called Ove
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

An isolated retiree spends his days enforcing rules that only he cares about, and visiting his wife's grave. When a boisterous family moves in next door, an unlikely friendship forms. Directed by Hannes Holm. 2017

Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Need a break? Drop in for an afternoon gathering of adult crafters who teach and learn from one another. Craft any designs from sewing, knitting, quilting, crocheting and more. Bring a project that you are working on or pick...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Mon Nov 13
Mon Nov 20
Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discuss...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event The Middle East in Film Series: Yacoubian Building-Part II
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The screening of the 2nd part of Yacoubian Building, a film based on a bestselling novel of the same name. The film unravels the stories of the residents of an old downtown condo building in Cairo. As the stories unfold, yo...