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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Ababa Tesfaye
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Albion

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Join us to hear legendary Et...

Icon of the event Soli & Rob Springtime Sing-Along
Sat Mar 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Come and celebrate the springtime with children's entertainers Soli & Rob and their puppet friends "The Bungalow Bugs".

Icon of the event At the Movies
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Eglinton Square

Join us for classics, new releases and documentaries. For upcoming movie titles and genres, call 416-396-8920 or visit the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 08
Thu Feb 12
Thu Mar 12
Thu Apr 09
Icon of the event Hue: A Matter of Colour - National Film Board Mini Film Fest
Thu Feb 12, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

In Honour of Black History Month - please join us for this free film screening at Palmerston Library Theatre. The feature documentary by renowned director and cinematographer Vic Sarin is a personal yet global investigation i...

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....

Icon of the event Creepy Crawlers Express
Thu Mar 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spadina Road

Knowledgeable and experienced staff ensure all participants learn about all sorts of different creatures. Not for those who don't like bugs.

Icon of the event On Stage: Dr. Jane Freeman on Hamlet
Tue Mar 03, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Jane Freeman is a faculty member at the University of Toronto and author of numerous articles on Shakespeare and classical rhetoric. She is a regular lecturer at the Festival, a Senior Fellow of Massey College, a member ...

Icon of the event An afternoon with three Chicago poets in Toronto
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Peter O'Leary, John Tipton and Michael Autrey are contemporary poets, all resident in Chicago. Not necessarily traditional, all are committed to the poetic tradition, notably to the example of the Modernists. Each poet will r...

Icon of the event Chinese New Year Celebration
Sat Feb 14, 2015 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

Come celebrate the Year of the Sheep at Agincourt Library! Enjoy a traditional Chinese music and dance performance in celebration of Chinese New Year and learn more about Chinese culture. Everyone is welcome!

Icon of the event 'Rembrandt by Rembrandt'
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Art historian, Anne Thackray returns with a lecture on Rembrandt. Rembrandt made more portraits of himself than any other major artist of his times - or for centuries after. Was Rembrandt simply tracing the effects of pass...