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Icon of the event Italian Film Series
Sat Apr 04, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Respiro; directed by Emanuele Crialese....

Icon of the event Friday Feature Movies for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come to Thorncliffe and watch a movie suitable for the whole family. Parents and care-givers welcome. For movie titles and more information, please call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 23
Fri Feb 13
Icon of the event Holiday Feature Movies for Kids
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Come to Thorncliffe branch and watch some great family-friendly movies over the holidays!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 23
Sat Dec 27
Tue Dec 30
Sat Jan 03
Icon of the event Impressionism in Monet's Style
Wed Mar 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Don Mills

The timeless art of Claude Monet will be the inspiration this watercolour painting workshop lead by Artist Asha Rastogi. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please call 416-395-5710 to register.

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 A Toronto Woman's Story - Holocaust Survivor Documentary
Mon Jan 26, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A moving documentary about the artistry and struggle of Canadian figure skating coach and choreographer Ellen Burka. She recounts her life from pre-war Amsterdam, to Westerbork and Theresienstadt concentration camps, to Dutch...

Icon of the event Stories about Storytellers: An Evening with Doug Gibson
Wed Feb 18, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Hear Douglas Gibson (Alice Munro's editor) tell stories about the many famous authors he worked with in the course of his long career as an editor and publisher. Featuring authors such as Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, P...

Icon of the event On Stage: Vivian Rakoff on Love's Labour's Lost
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Vivian Rakoff is Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto, former Chair of U of T?s Department of Psychiatry, and past Director of the Clarke Institute of Psychiatry. Prof. Rakoff has lectured at hospitals and uni...

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Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join producer Cornelia Principe for the screening and Q & A of The World Before Her. A film that tells a tale of two Indias. In one, Ruhi Singh is a small-town girl competing in Bombay to win the Miss India pageant ? a ticket...

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