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Icon of the event Play Reading Group
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Leaside

Join us in reading a thought-provoking play each month - from comedy to award-winning drama....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 18
Sat Jul 30
Sat Aug 27
Icon of the event Summer Family Films
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us every Thursdays starting July 7-Aug 18 at 2pm for a family film. Titles will be announced on a later date.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Icon of the event TD Toronto Jazz Festival:  Chase Sanborn Trio
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Chase Sanborn is an acclaimed trumpeter and educator, a former member of the Ray Charles Orchestra and has played with a lengthy list of artists including Aretha Franklin and Diana Krall. Join Chase at 6 pm for a workshop, op...

Icon of the event Indigenous Legends & Stories: Film Night
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us in celebrating Aboriginal History Month! We will be showing 8 short movies from the National Film Board of Canada.From animation to 3D modelling, Mi'gmaq traditions to Inuit language, these family-friendly films prese...

Icon of the event North York Central Library Film Club - Race
Mon Jul 11, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Jesse Owens' quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy....

Icon of the event Keep Calm and Colour On
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Did you know colouring relieves tension, improves focus, and strengthens motor skills in addition to unleashing your creative side? Join us to colour your stress away in this fun, accessible activity. Colouring sheets and art...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 06
Mon Jun 20
Mon Jul 04
Mon Jul 18
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Jul 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 17
Fri Jul 15
Fri Aug 19
Fri Sep 16
Icon of the event P.A.  Day Family Film: The Peanuts Movie
Fri Jun 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Snoopy embarks upon his greatest mission as he and his team take to the skies to pursue their arch-nemesis, while his best pal Charlie Brown begins his own epic quest back home to win the love of his life. Rated G: 1hr 32min

Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 May 27
Fri Jun 03
Fri Jun 10
Fri Jun 17
Fri Jun 24