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Icon of the event Hot Doc Fridays: Hadwin's Judgement
Fri May 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The story of a logging engineer and how he was transformed into a violent and desperate environmental activist. Part of a series of 4 critically acclaimed documentaries by Canadian filmmakers.

Icon of the event Out of the Depths: The Blue Whale Story
Mon Aug 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Blue Whale story is uniquely Canadian story about the biggest mammal in the world. Find out about the tragic story of this majestic mammal, how it was recovered, salvaged, studied and how it found its new home in the Roya...

Icon of the event The Middle East in Film:The Human Resources Manager
Mon May 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The story of an HR manager who reluctantly travels to Eastern Europe to bring the body of a deceased former employee, a recent immigrant to Israel, back to her family. Directed by Eran Riklis. In Hebrew/Romanian with English...

Icon of the event Saturday Family Films
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern Elms

Enjoy fun films with your family! Please see branch for film titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 29
Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival - Day 1
Sat May 13, 2017 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the medium of graphic novels with more than 500 comic creators from around the world at TCAF! Canada's Jeff Lemire will be on hand to debut his new graphic novel Roughneck, and Toronto's own Koyama Press will be cel...

Icon of the event Destination Canada
Ongoing event running from Sat May 20, 2017 - Sun Jul 30, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Destination Canada looks at experiences of migration through personal stories and individual circumstances. Why did they choose Canada? What were their first impressions and early experiences? What challenges did they face in...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Escape the heat and watch a great film! Film titles will be announced in June. Dates: July 6, 13, 20, August 3, 10, 24 and 31

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival - Day 2
Sun May 14, 2017 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the medium of graphic novels with more than 500 comic creators from around the world at TCAF! Canada's Jeff Lemire will be on hand to debut his new graphic novel Roughneck, and Toronto's own Koyama Press will be cel...

Icon of the event Indigenous Voices Rising
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Has success in the Canadian mainstream changed the role Indigenous culture plays within the lives of native communities? This panel discussion celebrates the rise of indigenous storytelling and considers the challenges facing...

Icon of the event Exhibit Launch: Destination Canada
Tue May 23, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the launch of our latest exhibit,...