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Icon of the event World War I Propaganda Art: A Look at Both Sides
Tue Nov 25, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Deer Park

War propaganda art saw the creation of some bizarre and terrifying images aimed at whipping up war sentiment and demonizing the enemy. Artist and art historian Suzanne Tevlin discusses a selection of such images, from both si...

Icon of the event Canadian Opera Company Talk: Don Giovanni
Wed Nov 19, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join Wayne Gooding, editor of Opera Canada magazine, as he delves into Mozart?s Don Giovanni which will be presented by the Canadian Opera Company this winter. The COC?s new production is directed by one of opera?s most talke...

Icon of the event Blues Poetry
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Blues poetry is a fusion of the blues music genre and the African American oral tradition. Using the lbrary?s collection, award-winning blues artists Diana Braithwaite, Chris Whiteley, and musicologist, guitarist Mike Daley p...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Dr.Philippa Sheppard on Goodnight Desdemona....
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Deer Park

Come and explore Toronto playwright and novelist (Fall on Your Knees) Ann Marie MacDonald?s humorous and gender-bending take on two of Shakespeare?s most accomplished tragedies of love -- Romeo and Juliet and Othello with Pro...

Icon of the event 14A Crowd
Mon Nov 17, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Enjoy a recent blockbuster for teens at the library. Please note that films shown may be rated 14A.

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Toronto Zoo visits Woodside Square
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

The Pandas are having a party!...

Icon of the event PA Day Fun!
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bloor/Gladstone

Come and spend your PA day at the library!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 14
Icon of the event The 100th Anniversary of the Great War, 1914-1918
Tue Nov 11, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Local Historian Joanne Doucette will present her research and photos about the local impact of the outbreak of World War I. Join us on Remembrance Day as we mark the 100th Anniversary of the start of the Great War.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Spadina Road
Sat Nov 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Learn about the dinosaurs at the Royal Ontario Museum. Make a dinosaur craft to take home.