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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 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
Icon of the event Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Join award winning Patrick de Belen, spoken word artist, youth mentor and arts educator as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 02
Mon Jan 09
Mon Jan 16
Mon Jan 23
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 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....

Icon of the event Community Art Exhibition: Opening Night
Wed Dec 07, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Join us and Artist in the Library Amy Wong for a special event celebrating the artistic works and talents of children, youth, and adults in the community....

Icon of the event Japanese Appetizer Making with Chef Shoji
Mon Dec 05, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Just in time for the holidays, Chef Shoji leads a hand-on session where you will learn to make Japanese-style appetizers....

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 My Millennial Life
Thu Dec 01, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

"They just don't believe they can't succeed. That's definitely a positive thing."...