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Icon of the event Christmas Family Time
Fri Dec 05, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Taylor Memorial

Christmas themed stories, songs, rhymes, and activities for children with their parents or caregivers.

Icon of the event Jingle Bell Time
Fri Dec 12, 2014 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Taylor Memorial

Sing your way into the festive season with music, bells, dance and bubbles. A sing-a-long for the whole family featuring jolly holiday favourites and other action filled tunes.

Icon of the event Mark Twain's
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Coming to the Toronto Public Library is Keir Cutler's hit solo show, "Is Shakespeare Dead?" adapted from Mark Twain's hilarious (1909) debunking of the myth that William Shakespeare wrote the works of Shakespeare. Cutler's w...

Icon of the event Accordion Duo: Sébastien Bertrand & Alain Pennec, from Brittany, France
Fri Nov 07, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Diatonic accordions, music for dancing groups and contribution to the revival of traditional Breton music.

Icon of the event Treehouse Talks
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Ongoing event running from: Fri. Jan. 9, 2015 - Fri June 12, 2015...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 09
Fri Feb 13
Icon of the event Sara Churchill and Colin Savage
Fri Dec 19, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Sara (keyboard) and Colin (clarinet, recorder) will perform baroque sonatas for recorder and keyboard (by Handel, Telemann, etc.) and a few Christmas favourites.

Icon of the event Movie Mania
Fri Jan 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Evelyn Gregory

Curl up on a cold afternoon and watch a family flick on the big screen at Evelyn Gregory Library.

Icon of the event Arsenals ...100% Kick -Ass Ska
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Deer Park

Come and rap with The Arsenals, a 100% Kick- Ass SKA band. Tap, dance, sing to this style of popular music combinging calypso, jazz, rhythm and blues, a forerunner of reggae.

Icon of the event The Shoeless
Fri Nov 14, 2014 | 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A fine blend between traditional folk songs and original material. Frank Evans on banjo, Eli Bender on cello and Emilyn Stam on fiddle....

Icon of the event Turkish Film Series
Mon Jan 05, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Turkish Passport (Türk Pasaportu); directed by Burak Ariel....