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Icon of the event Chinese film:
Sat Jul 11, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join us for a special screening of the 2005 Chinese/Japanese film, directed by Zhang Yimon, starring Ken Takakura. In Mandarin with Chinese and English subtitles.

Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Martha of the North
Wed Jun 10, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Martha of the North directed by Marquise Lepage (2008, 83 min.)...

Icon of the event Seniors' Month Movie Special:
Thu Jun 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barbara Frum

To celebrate Seniors' Month in June, please join us to see the winner of the 2010 Best Screenplay Award at the Cannes Film Festival. "Poetry", a Korean drama, is considered to be an "achingly exquisite portrait" (Philadelphia...

Icon of the event Brazil - Artscapes: Structures and Colours
Tue Jul 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Bienal de São Paulo was founded in 1951 and is the second oldest art biennial in the world. It has made contemporary art known in Brazil, and further established São Paulo as an international art centre. The international...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Beat the heat by watching a film! Films will be shown every Tuesday afternoon in July and August. Film titles being shown will be published in early June.

Icon of the event Grandparent and Granchild Movie Day
Thu Jul 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Barbara Frum is proud to present our first Grandparent and Grandchild Movie Day at the Library. We encourage all grandparents and their grandchildren to attend the screening of THE WIZARD OF OZ, the 1939 classic movie. Brin...

Icon of the event National Aboriginal Day: We Keep The Stories
Sun Jun 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Take part in a traditional round dance led by the Smoke Trail Singers and several members of the powwow community in full regalia. With library Aboriginal writer in residence...

Icon of the event Brazilian film series:  Grupo Corpo (documentary)
Tue Aug 25, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Subtitled in English. Duration: 77 min....

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Beat the heat by watching a film! Films will be shown every Tuesday afternoon in July and August. Film titles being shown will be published in early June.

Icon of the event Pan Am Games & Fun
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Forest Hill

Celebrate the upcoming TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games with crafts, activities, and games for children age 6 to 12. Registration not required. Siblings welcome! Call 416-393-7706 for more information.