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Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us on P.A. Days for a fun movie. Call the branch for movie information. Drop-in. No registration.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 02
Icon of the event William Morris Society Annual Event
Tue Nov 01, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Annual lecture hosted by the William Morris Society

Icon of the event Open Data Hackathon: TO Prosperity - Team Presentations
Sun Sep 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us as the Data Hackathon participants present their projects after a full day of hacking at the second-annual TPL Hackathon on Saturday, September 17th. Participants were invited to examine and use open data to generate ...

Icon of the event Hasn't everything been mapped already (or why do we need cartographers anymore)?
Mon Oct 03, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

At a time when virtually every square metre of land on Earth has been accurately mapped, is there any need for map makers in 2016? Cartographer Chris Brackley certainly thinks there is. In this talk, Chris will explain how th...

Icon of the event After School Movies
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Come out and watch a free movie at Oakwood Village library the last Friday of the month. Drop in, no registration required. Call the Oakwood Village Branch for movie titles, dates and times 416-394-1040.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 21
Fri Nov 25
Icon of the event Guided Tour of The Art of Cartography
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A free guided tour of The Art of Cartography on display in the TD Gallery....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 30
Tue Sep 06
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Icon of the event Songs of the Soldiers
Wed Nov 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A beautiful and moving evening, retelling the lives of two WW1 soldiers through music and dramatic readings....

Icon of the event Special FX Makeup Workshops
11:00 am - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join Artist in the Library - Geneviève Thauvette - for a Special FX makeup workshop. Registration limited. This workshop compliments the core "Memento Mori" program. Please contact the branch to register 416-394-1040.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 08
Sat Oct 22
Icon of the event Life As We Know It
Thu Oct 13, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Filmmaker/visual humourist Cameron Tingley presents his short live-action films and shares his observations of modern society. Step back from the hubbub of daily life to look at it with fresh eyes. Themes include the environm...

Icon of the event Tuesday Docs
Tue Dec 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Abandoned industrial buildings and structures in Canada. Includes decaying factories, decommissioned power stations, storm drains, and other places of interest to urban explorers and industrial archaeologists.