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Icon of the event Opera and Revolution
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Two of the Canadian Opera Company?s presentations this season were inspired by political upheaval on both sides of the Atlantic in the 19th century. Wagner?s epic Ring cycle was born of the composer?s own direct experience wi...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Icon of the event PA Day Family Movie - The Secret Life of Pets
Fri Jan 20, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

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 discus...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Tue Jan 24
Icon of the event Cassava Latin Band
Tue Dec 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Clap, sing, move to the colourful rhythms of Latin America: samba, salsa, bossa nova, and more. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun! Please register for this free program by calling (416) 395-5639.

Icon of the event Holiday Open House
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us as we celebrate the Holiday Season together!...

Icon of the event Place au cinéma : Gabrielle
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Gabrielle et Martin vivent une histoire d'amour qui n'est pas accepté par leur famille. Ils vont devoir essayer de prouver à leur entourage que malgré leur déficience mentale, ils peuvent être heureux....

Icon of the event Japanese Appetizer Making with Chef Shoji
Mon Dec 05, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Just in time for the holidays, Chef Shoji leads a hand-on session where you will learn to make Japanese-style appetizers....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Board Games
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Drop in to the library and play a board game! All children welcome. First-come, first-served. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - Alice Through the Looking Glass
Fri Dec 02, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

Icon of the event My Millennial Life
Thu Dec 01, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

"They just don't believe they can't succeed. That's definitely a positive thing."...