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Icon of the event The 100th Anniversary of the Great War, 1914-1918
Tue Nov 11, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Local Historian Joanne Doucette will present her research and photos about the local impact of the outbreak of World War I. Join us on Remembrance Day as we mark the 100th Anniversary of the start of the Great War.

Icon of the event Afternoon at the movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Bring your family, friends and a snack and enjoy a fun movie at the library. Titles to be announced.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Two Shakespeare Marriages:The Taming of the Shrew & Macbeth
Thu Nov 06, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Deer Park

Join Alexander Leggatt Professor Emeritus,English, University College, U of T as he anylises two Shakespearean marriages. The Taming of the Shrew shows marriages being negotiated,in ways that are both conventional and unco...

Icon of the event Roseneath Park Mosaic Mural Initiative
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Arts for Children and Youth (AFCY) presents a 2-week, 10 day workshop for youth 13 and up. Participants will create a mosaic mural which will be installed at Roseneath Park this summer. Registration is required. Call the libr...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 30
Thu Jul 31
Fri Aug 01
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Bridlewood
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bridlewood

Black Creek Pioneer Village: Sheep to Shawl...

Icon of the event World War I Propaganda Art: A Look at Both Sides
Tue Nov 25, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Deer Park

War propaganda art saw the creation of some bizarre and terrifying images aimed at whipping up war sentiment and demonizing the enemy. Artist and art historian Suzanne Tevlin discusses a selection of such images, from both si...

Icon of the event Lunchtime Lectures. Dr.Philippa Sheppard on Goodnight Desdemona....
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Deer Park

Come and explore Toronto playwright and novelist (Fall on Your Knees) Ann Marie MacDonald?s humorous and gender-bending take on two of Shakespeare?s most accomplished tragedies of love -- Romeo and Juliet and Othello with Pro...

Icon of the event Learn to Write Creative Non-ficton
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

This workshop features discussion and writing exercises that explore the powers of writing your own story. With Readings from How to Talk to Crazy People and How to Write Creative Non-fiction by Donna Kakonge.

Icon of the event Stop Motion Animation for Beginners
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maria A. Shchuka

Learn how to shoot and edit a simple animation...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 01
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 22