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Icon of the event Poetry Saved Our Lives
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

Join award winning spoken word champion, Ian Keteku, as he leads a spoken word workshop this fall. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase their ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 26
Mon Oct 03
Mon Oct 17
Mon Oct 24
Mon Oct 31
Icon of the event Afternoon @ The Movies
Ongoing event running from Fri Jul 01, 2016 - Sat Dec 31, 2016
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in our auditorium for popular movie titles, shown bi-weekly, on a Thursday afternoon from 2-4 pm. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. For more details, please visit branch in person or call 416-395-5440. Location: ...

Icon of the event My Millennial Life
Thu Dec 01, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

"They just don't believe they can't succeed. That's definitely a positive thing."...

Icon of the event Puppet Shows at Parliament
10:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for our monthly puppet show. Every month is a whole new show and craft or activity!...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 30
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 25
Fri Dec 23
Icon of the event TBA - Consulate of Malta event
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

TBA

Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discus...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
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 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 Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
Mon Nov 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your charitable community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information available only through subscription or at the Toronto Publi...

Icon of the event The Roses in My Carpets
Thu Oct 13, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

October is Islamic History Month. Please join us for a story telling event to commemorate the occasion. Barbara Frum is please to present Rukhsana Khan, a children's author and storyteller, who will perform The Roses in My Ca...