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Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day watching a special movie at the library. Free tickets will be distributed 15 min. before the movie. Space is limited and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Icon of the event William Morris Society Presents
Tue Nov 07, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

TBA

Icon of the event Saturday Fun with WordPlay Collective
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Get creative and have fun with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie. During this 6-week series children will explore storytelling, theatre, crafts and digital arts, culminating in a celebratory perform...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 11
Sat Nov 18
Icon of the event Mile Mile i gCein: The Irish Language in Canada
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Danny Doyle explores the fate of Irish Gaelic immigrants in Canada focusing specifically on the Irish language. Bringing together census data and historic accounts, the prevalence of the language in Canada is shown, spoken at...

Icon of the event Teen Fun with WordPlay Collective - Series 2
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Get creative and have fun with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie. During this 4-week series teens will explore storytelling, theatre, crafts and digital arts, culminating in a celebratory performanc...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 03
Fri Nov 10
Fri Nov 17
Icon of the event Sesquicentennial Celebration: Lawren Harris, Machine Age Artist
Wed Nov 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

HarrisÂ’s abstract paintings are often thought emotionally remote; in reality, they are colourful, energetic and rich in feeling. They strive for spiritual revelation, but stylistically are deeply immersed in the visual cultur...

Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for a Halloween-inspired puppet show and activity. For group reservations, please call 416-393-7717. This program is suitable for children 3+.

Icon of the event Get Spooked in our Haunted House
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Halloween with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie and the Don Mills Branch Youth Advisory Group as you tour a scary, interactive haunted house full of ghoulish characters and surprises arou...

Icon of the event Get Spooked in our Haunted House
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Celebrate Halloween with Artists in the Library, Tijana Spasic and Anahita Dehbonehie and the Don Mills Youth Advisory Group as you tour a scary, interactive haunted house full of ghoulish characters and surprises around ever...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Mon Oct 30
Tue Oct 31
Icon of the event The Curious World of High-End Contemporary Art
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Don Thompson is the author of twelve books. His most recent, The Orange Balloon Dog: Bubbles, Turmoil and Avarice in the Contemporary Art Market, discusses the fascinating and sometimes baffling motivations behind astronomic...