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Icon of the event The Girly Show: Burlesque Onscreen
Tue Apr 04, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Set in a burlesque house, the virtuous Judy (Maureen O'Hara) and the brazen Bubbles (Lucille Ball) strike up an intense rivalry after realizing they're after the same man in DANCE, GIRL, DANCE (1940), Dorothy Arzner's hilario...

Icon of the event Korean Conversation Circle at Palmerston
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Are you interested in enhancing Korean language skills? Our program's interest is to maximize every participant?s engagement and experience in Korean language by managing one on one individual based conversation with native K...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Sat Mar 04
Sat Mar 11
Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club - PROGRAM IS FULL
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

This program is currently full. Please call 416-393-7680 for more information or to be added to the waitlist....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Sat Feb 25
Icon of the event #BlackLivesMatter
Wed Feb 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Kicking off 2017's Black History Month at the library, join us for a candid discussion on the achievements of Toronto's Black communities, the Black Lives Matter movement, and race-relations in Canada. With journalist Desmond...

Icon of the event Magicians Incredibrent & Super Sarah
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albion

A fast paced funny, interactive magic show! A magic show that guarantees to entertain audiences of all ages and combines of side-splitting comedy, visual magic and audience participation

Icon of the event Knitting and Crochet Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join our Knitting & Crochet circle led by friendly neighborhood residents. All ages and levels are welcome. Drop in. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
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Tue Feb 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Deep in the Sahara desert, as they try to get to Europe, Léonard, from Cameroon, rescues Hope, a Nigerian woman. Dans un monde hostile où chacun doit rester avec les siens, ils vont tenter d'avancer ensemble, et de s'aimer. H...

Icon of the event Arts Film Series: Up and Down
Mon Mar 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The discovery of an abandoned child by two smugglers kicks into gear a series of tragic, comic events. 107 minutes. Czech with English subtitles.

Icon of the event Music Documentaries: Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer (2014)
Tue Mar 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Filmed over the course of six months, this film tells the incredible story of three young women: Nadia, Masha and Katia. As members of the feminist art collective Pussy Riot, they performed a 40 second "punk prayer" inside Ru...

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Charlotte Blake Alston
Thu Mar 30, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival, we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world....