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Icon of the event Toronto Take Three:  Tour of Film Locations
Thu Sep 10, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
North York Central Library

Follow the footsteps of some of your favourite characters from TV and films including NBC's Hannibal (2013-) and Atom Egoyan's Chloe (2009). We will explore Toronto's own Royal Ontario Museum and different parts of the TELUS ...

Icon of the event Toronto Take Three: Film Locations in Toronto
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Michael Dowse's award-winning The F Word (2013), starring Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan, celebrates Toronto both as a container of plots and as a city of the imagination. Join Dr. Tom Ue (Department of English, University Co...

Icon of the event The History & Development of Orchestras Presented by Tafelmusik violinist
Wed Sep 23, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Symphony orchestras today represent the epitome of high culture and staunch tradition in our cities, but in the early 19th century, they were still a relatively new phenomenon. This lecture will look at some of the types of e...

Icon of the event The Witch's Candy Store Puppet Show
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a live puppet show that will tell the story of The Witch's Candy Store. Who will live in the house in the end?...

Icon of the event Looking for Love in Verdi's La Traviata
Tue Oct 06, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

A high-class Parisian courtesan, her lover and his father run the gamut from love at first sight to tragic loss in the world?s most popular opera. Join Opera Canada editor Wayne Gooding as he introduces the Canadian Opera Co...

Icon of the event Film Thursdays @Danforth/Coxwell
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Sept 24-Selma (PG:127min)...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 29
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 17
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albert Campbell

Enjoy classics, new releases, and movies of the season.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 18
Fri Oct 16
Fri Nov 20
Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Nov 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Film:  Inside Out
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions-Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness-conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school. Rated G:94 min

Icon of the event Wowing the Visitor: Architecture, Art and Exhibitions at the Aga Khan Museum
Thu Nov 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Sarah Beam-Borg, Exhibition and Public Programs Manager at the Aga Khan Museum will lead the audience on a journey of discovery and a peek behind the scenes at Canada?s newest museum. The focus will be on the architecture, co...