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Icon of the event World Pride Week Celebration: Stilettos on the Move, a Fashion Show
Mon Jun 16, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Have you ever wondered what makes drag performers tick? Watch them strut their stuff and reveal the mystery behind their dazzling personas. Join us for an evening of fashion, fun, and flamboyance. FREE tickets available start...

Icon of the event Chinese and Japanese Export Porcelain: Looking at a Long Tradition
Wed May 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Since the late Middle Ages, Chinese porcelain has fascinated Europeans. By the 1600s, significant quantities of porcelain were being imported from China and Japan, when politics made production there difficult. This trade has...

Icon of the event Norval Morrisseau and Anishinabek
Wed Jun 04, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

In the 1960s, First Nations artist Norval Morriseau established a style of art that became known as the Woodland School. Determined to tell the stories of the Anishinabek people, Morriseau created a unique pictorial vocabular...

Icon of the event Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a screening of the National Film Board of Canada's 'Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story' in honour of Asian Heritage Month. During WWII a former unbeatable baseball team of Japanese-Canadians find solace th...

Icon of the event Architecture for the Internet of Things
Tue Apr 22, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

More than ever before, the line between the digital and real worlds is increasingly blurred. Computers and communication devices have functioned as a separate layer within our lives but they are increasingly becoming integrat...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Join us for Afternoon at the Movies, featuring a new release, award winner or classic film. For upcoming titles, please see our in-house flyer or call the branch 416-394-5330. Due to technical difficulties the film for April ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 17
Thu May 15
Thu Jun 19
Thu Jul 17
Icon of the event PA Day Family Films
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Join us on PA Days for free screenings everyone can enjoy! For film details contact the branch closer to the date at 416-393-7653.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 06
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 04
Fri Jul 11
Fri Jul 18
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 01
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 25
Fri May 02
Fri May 09
Fri May 16
Fri May 23
Icon of the event World Pride Week Celebration: A Night with Sky
Wed Jun 18, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy an evening of poetry with author, Associate Professor, University of Guelph and drag queen extraordinaire, Sky Gilbert. In addition, learn about where Sky's drag originated and the political ideas behind it. Please cal...