Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Audience

Adult  (23)
Teen  (12)
All Children  (17)

Language

English  (28)
French  (1)
Chinese  (1)

Library Branch

Agincourt  (6)
Albion  (8)
Alderwood  (1)
Barbara Frum  (10)
Beaches  (6)
Black Creek  (1)
Brentwood  (7)
Brookbanks  (1)
Burrows Hall  (2)
Cedarbrae  (1)
Centennial  (2)
Cliffcrest  (16)
College/Shaw  (3)
Dawes Road  (1)
Deer Park  (3)
Don Mills  (12)
Downsview  (2)
Eatonville  (1)
Fairview  (8)
Forest Hill  (3)
Fort York  (10)
High Park  (1)
Humberwood  (2)
Jane/Dundas  (1)
Jones  (6)
Locke  (6)
Long Branch  (4)
Main Street  (1)
Malvern  (6)
Maryvale  (1)
Morningside  (1)
Mount Dennis  (2)
New Toronto  (3)
Palmerston  (12)
Parkdale  (4)
Port Union  (8)
Richview  (4)
Riverdale  (3)
Runnymede  (2)
Sanderson  (5)
Spadina Road  (2)
St. Lawrence  (1)
Steeles  (5)
Thorncliffe  (3)
Weston  (2)
York Woods  (6)
Yorkville  (3)
Icon of the event The Music of China: Brilliant and Accessible
Thu May 28, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Enjoy an inspiring evening with Pingxin Xu, dulcimer player extraordinaire accompanied by Xiaoyun Miao, educator and pipa virtuoso. They will demonstrate traditional music as well as a variety of styles from China?'s varied r...

Icon of the event Super Sarah's Magic Show
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kennedy/Eglinton

Super Sarah is a high energy female magician with a funny and interactive show. Free tickets half hour before the show.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Family Movie-Big Hero 6
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band high-tech heroes. Rated PG: 108min

Icon of the event Introduction to Aboriginal Music
Thu Jun 25, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Find out more than you ever knew possible about the scope of Native music. Come hear and see the eclectic sights and sounds of the music of the First Nations. Speaker: Brian Wright-McLeod, Native music journalist, radio host,...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Swallowing Clouds is a free creative arts program for children ages 9-12. Working with professional dancers, musicians and an author, children will be guided through an inspiring creative journey leading up to an exciting pe...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Sat May 23
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 06
Icon of the event Homelands: An Afternoon of Persian Music with Shiraz Ensemble
Sat May 23, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North York Central Library

Please note change of venue for this event. The concert will be held in the auditorium, not the concourse....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House Museum visits North York Central Library
Sat May 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library....

Icon of the event What Makes Music Great?
Thu May 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

We hear great orchestral masterpieces all the time ? in the concert hall, at the movies, on TV, in video games, and on the radio. The Toronto Symphony has invited engaging music expert Rob Kapilow to lead you on a discovery o...

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 May 01
Fri May 08
Fri May 15
Fri May 22
Fri May 29
Icon of the event Summer Family Movies
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Join us every Thursday from July 9 to August 13, 2015 at 2 pm for a family feature film. Titles to be announced.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 06