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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Toronto Zoo visits Fairview
Sat May 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we've been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub, TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Join us for Chess in the Library! Enjoy a chess game with your friends or challenge new opponents. Chess players of all levels are welcome. For children 5 and up. Drop in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 13
Sat Feb 20
Sat Feb 27
Sat Mar 05
Sat Mar 12
Icon of the event Soundstream Salon 21 at the Library: Clapping Music
Wed Apr 20, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Parkdale

Learn a popular piece of minimalist music and make musical history! Join Soundstreams and perform Steve Reich's Clapping Music in an 80-person ensemble in celebration of his 80th birthday. All you need is curiosity and the ab...

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Feb 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "Mr. Holmes" stars: Ian McKellen, Laura Linney, Hiroyuki Sanada. Rated PG, 104 minutes.

Icon of the event Renate Krakauer:
Tue May 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Renate Krakauer's new book "Only By Blood"is a novel of the search for roots, mother-daughter love, and family reconciliation. It depicts the fraught relationship of Poles and Jews during and after the 2nd WW and how some or...

Icon of the event Myseum on the Move - Sports Edition
Sat Feb 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Malvern

Make the history books! Help build Myseum Memories, a digital documentation of the diversity of experience in Toronto by bringing your personal photos, objects, memorabilia, and stories that represent Toronto and sports....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Jones
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jones

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Now is your chance! Come to the library to touch and examine Bata Shoe Museum objects up close while learning the fascinating stories behind the s...

Icon of the event Soundstreams Salon 21 at the Library: Electric Counterpoint
Thu Mar 10, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Minimalist music is characterised by the repetition of short phrases that change gradually, producing a hypnotic effect. From techno to jazz, it can be heard in numerous genres and styles around the world and has inspired art...

Icon of the event Tea and Movie
Wed Mar 09, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cliffcrest

Enjoy a cup of tea and watch "McFarland, USA" stars: Kevin Costner, Maria Bello, Ramiro Rodriguez. Rated PG, 129 minutes.

Icon of the event Friday Film
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairview

Bring the whole family and join us for an afternoon at the movies! Title TBD. Tickets will be available 30 minutes before the show on a first-come, first-served basis....