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Icon of the event Family Movie Night: Moana
Fri Apr 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Come enjoy a family movie night with Moana. Rated PG, 107 minutes. Main Floor Program Room....

Icon of the event Family Movie Night: Frozen
Fri Apr 07, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Come enjoy a family movie night with Frozen. Rated G, 102 minutes. Main Floor Program Room. For all ages. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2017 winter sessions will host musicians, explorers, author...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 30
Thu Apr 06
Thu Apr 13
Thu Apr 20
Thu Apr 27
Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Richview

Storyfire launches the Toronto Storytelling Festival with great storytelling events at venues across the city. For Toronto Public Library, Storyfire will see storytellers gather at four branches across the city to entertain a...

Icon of the event Visions of Turtle Island
Wed Jun 07, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Richview

Tribal Vision Dance presents a vibrant, fun, and high energy multimedia performance with world champion singers and dancers in Powwow & Haudenosaunee styles. All dances and regalia are described for your information as well a...

Icon of the event Film Club @ Richview Library, Spring 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Risa Shuman, film historian,and long-time Senior Producer of Saturday Night at the Movies, will show and discuss current selection of memorable films....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 13
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 11
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 01
Icon of the event Chinese Folktales with Bernice Gei-ying Hune
Thu May 11, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Richview

Born in Toronto, Bernice Gei-ying Hune heard songs and stories in Cantonese that created a magical world of rich traditions. Join us as Bernice brings that tradition alive through her telling of "The Magic Paint Brush," "Gho...

Icon of the event The Art of Georgia O'Keeffe - program moved to Don Mills Library on May 31st
Thu May 04, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

This lecture offers an overview of the artist's evolution, considering O'Keeffe's key motifs and her significance to modern art....

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 Apr 07
Fri Apr 21
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 05
Fri May 12
Icon of the event Home Library Service Info Session CANCELLED
Tue Mar 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

If you or a loved one can't come to the library, find out how the library can come to you! Home Library Service is available for Toronto residents who are homebound for three months or longer due to age, illness or disability...