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Icon of the event PA day Movie
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Perth/Dupont

Join us for a feature film on our large screen.

Icon of the event Albrect Durer with Professor Dawn Cunningham
Tue Jan 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Deer Park

Born in Nuremberg in 1471, Albrecht Dürer's innovative drawings, paintings, and prints led to his acclaim on both sides of the Alps. In his art, he sought knowledge and beauty by combining Northern artists' love of detail w...

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
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Icon of the event 2017 Evening Films @ Toronto Reference Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us for some inspiring, uplifting and entertaining films and documentaries. Films are themed around STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math), Finance, Careers, Innovation, Imagination and the Human Spirit....

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 05
Fri Jan 06
Thu Jan 12
Fri Jan 13
Thu Jan 19
Icon of the event New Year's at Noon
Sat Dec 31, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Can't stay up till midnight to ring in the New Year? Join us for a countdown at the library, and we'll celebrate New Year's at Noon!...

Icon of the event Fairy Tales on Film: Mirror, Mirror
Thu Dec 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In this modern twist on the classic Grimm fairy tale, Snow White and the seven dwarfs look to reclaim their destroyed kingdom....

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 17, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Don Mills

Join Karen Gray for a sing-a-long to celebrate the holiday season For children of all ages! No registration required.

Icon of the event Chai, Chat, Colour, and De-Stress
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Drop-in to unwind and express your creativity, have a chat with a fellow adult if you wish, listen to music, and enjoy a good cup of tea. Colouring sheets and supplies provided.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 16
Fri Dec 23
Fri Dec 30
Icon of the event Artists in the Library: Poetry Festival
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Join artist Annie Wong for an evening celebrating and sharing dynamic and diverse artistic poetic creativity. For more information, call 416-395-5710.

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....