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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 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 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 Place au cinéma-Papa ou Maman
Sat Nov 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Généralement dans le cas de divorce, les parents se battent pour avoir la garde des enfants. Pour Florence et Vincent, c'est l'inverse. C'est à qui reprendra sa liberté!...

Icon of the event Poetry Through Music
Thu Nov 24, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Don’t miss a beat! Enjoy an evening of music and poetry with blues singer Diana Braithwaite, jazz trumpeter Chris Whitely, and lecturer Dr. Michael Johnstone, University of Toronto, Department of English. Please register fo...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: The Toronto Zoo visits Gerrard/Ashdale branch
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we’ve been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub; TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...

Icon of the event Saturday afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Enjoy a Feature Movie with the family or alone! Space is limited, first-come, first-served.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 12
Icon of the event The Art of Dale Chihuly
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Discover the art and career of Dale Chihuly, the artist credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement when glassblowers created in workshops independent of the large glass factories. Passionately colourful, gravity ...

Icon of the event I Am Rohingya
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

I Am Rohingya is a play that chronicles the harrowing Rohingya refugee experience from the perspective of Rohingya youth now living in Canada, taking the audience to Myanmar before the violence, through to the forced migratio...

Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

The North York Central Library Film Club meets once a month on Mondays. There is an informal discussion after the film, time permitting. All films are screened with English sub-titles where available to assist film-goers with...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 07
Mon Dec 05