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Icon of the event Toronto Reference Library Record Swap
Mon Oct 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

5th floor, Arts department...

Icon of the event The Magic of Scott Dietrich
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:15 pm - 2:55 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Victoria Village branch with some magic! Prepare to laugh, wonder and be amazed in this magic show by Scott Dietrich....

Icon of the event Scandinavian Films: Saraband
Mon Oct 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Marianne, thirty years after divorcing Johan, decides to visit her ex-husband. She arrives in the middle of a family drama between Johan's son from another marriage and his granddaughter. Mature content. Directed by Ingmar...

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...

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 Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
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 A Candle for Leonard
Thu Nov 09, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the remarkable work of the late Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, poet, novelist, and painter, Leonard Cohen. With Canada's Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke, journalist Denise Donlon, poet John B. Lee and j...

Icon of the event The Middle East in Film Series: Incha'Allah Dimanche
Tue Dec 05, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The 3rd movie in the series. An Algerian woman leaves her mother and her Algerian community behind and moves to France with her 3 children to join her husband and her mother-in-law. Directed by Yamina Benguigui. Arabic with ...

Icon of the event Scandinavian Films:1000 Times Goodnight
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A war-zone photojournalist's dedication to her job places her at odds with her family when her husband refuses to put up with her dangerous life any longer. Directed by Eric Poppe. 2013

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Pape/Danforth
Sat Nov 11, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Hear the stories behind the shoes. Make your own shoe-shaped magnet. Contact the branch for more info.