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Icon of the event Chinese and Japanese Export Porcelain: Looking at a Long Tradition
Wed May 21, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Since the late Middle Ages, Chinese porcelain has fascinated Europeans. By the 1600s, significant quantities of porcelain were being imported from China and Japan, when politics made production there difficult. This trade has...

Icon of the event A Defining Moment for Gay and Lesbian Activism: Toronto in the 1970s
Tue Jun 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

As Toronto welcomes the world to our Pride celebrations this June, join us as Tom Hooper and Mathieu Brule, historians from York University, explore the human rights activism by gay and lesbian liberationists in Toronto durin...

Icon of the event Hi-Ho Mistahey!
Thu Jun 05, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
North York Central Library

Join us for a screening of the National Film Board of Canada film 'Hi-Ho Mistahey!' in honour of National Aboriginal History Month. Spearheaded by a 14 year-olds desire for suitable schools on the Attawapiskat reserve, Shanne...

Icon of the event Norval Morrisseau and Anishinabek
Wed Jun 04, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

In the 1960s, First Nations artist Norval Morriseau established a style of art that became known as the Woodland School. Determined to tell the stories of the Anishinabek people, Morriseau created a unique pictorial vocabular...

Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 25
Fri May 02
Fri May 09
Fri May 16
Fri May 23
Icon of the event Makers Program
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Use your imagination to make what ever you can think of from craft supplies.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 22
Icon of the event Video Game Night for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Come enjoy playing some fun video games on the X-Box.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 16
Wed Apr 30
Icon of the event World Pride Week Celebration: A Night with Sky
Wed Jun 18, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy an evening of poetry with author, Associate Professor, University of Guelph and drag queen extraordinaire, Sky Gilbert. In addition, learn about where Sky's drag originated and the political ideas behind it. Please cal...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma -
Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
North York Central Library

Un après-midi au cinéma suivi d'une discussion avec Joseph Bitamba,...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Flemingdon Park
Sat May 24, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Flemingdon Park

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff at Flemingdon Park Branch to touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the ...