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Icon of the event Battle of the Architects: Revisiting City Hall's Architectural Design
Wed Sep 23, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

50 years after the opening of Toronto's City Hall, a panel of architects and designers review and defend the designs of the finalists of the international architectural competition, Dragon's Den-style. It's your chance to rev...

Icon of the event An evening with Crime Writers of Canada
Tue Sep 29, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Runnymede

Do love a good crime novel?...

Icon of the event 400th anniversary of  Étienne Brûlé Journey of 1615.    Stories
Sat Sep 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Hear the story of Turtle Island and Moon Woman's children. Learn about the Humber River and the trail near by; how it was shared eventually with the French newcomers and later the English....

Icon of the event The Complete Works: A Film Screening and Celebration of bpNichol
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A tribute to the one of 4 horsemen, bpNichol. The first screening of the 40 minute film, a visual display (bpNichol books, prints of his poems, pictures of bpNichol himself) and a Q&A afterward.

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Sat Dec 19, 2015 | 11:00 am - 11:00 am
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 RECEPTION: Illustrator in Residence 2015 Launch
Thu Oct 01, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Northern District

Everyone is welcome to attend a reception to launch the 2015 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program, and to meet illustrator John Martz.

Icon of the event Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information from 3,000+ Canadian foundations, 400+ corporations and government pro...

Icon of the event Tea And Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Join us on Friday afternoons at 2:00 for a series of classic films! No registration required. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 11
Fri Oct 09
Fri Nov 13
Fri Dec 11
Icon of the event Tom Thomson Reconsidered  with  Andrew Hunter
Mon Nov 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Andrew Hunter, the Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, talks about a new exhibition that re-examines two classic Tom Thomson paintings: The West Wind and The Jack Pine.

Icon of the event Movie Night - CANCELLED on August 26
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Runnymede

Join us for free screenings of the great movies presented by...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 16