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Icon of the event Film Screening: Mao's Last Dancer
Sat Sep 05, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Based on an inspiring true story, this is the fascinating and epic tale of Li Cunxin, a peasant boy from rural China who beats impossible odds to become a world-renowned ballet dancer.

Icon of the event Suzy Lake
Mon Oct 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Suzy Lake's retrospective at the Art Gallery of Ontario was one of the highlights of this year. Hear the groundbreaking artist, performer and photographer discuss her career spanning five decades of work....

Icon of the event Batman Day
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Come dressed as your favourite Batman character and celebrate the adventures of the Caped Crusader with games, activities and a chance to win prizes!...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma: 3 coeurs
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
Barbara Frum

Join us for a free afternoon movie twice a month on Thursdays at 2 pm. For upcoming dates and feature films, call the branch at 416-395-5440.

Icon of the event Looking for funding?  Explore Grant Connect
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Need funding for your community group, arts organization, school, camp, or church group? Grant Connect is an online source of grants and fund information from 3,000+ Canadian foundations, 400+ corporations and government pro...

Icon of the event Un après-midi au cinéma: La Ritournelle
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Le film sera suivi d'une discussion avec Marcelle Lean, Directrice de Cinéfranco....

Icon of the event  Movie Afternoons for kids
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Bring your own popcorn and enjoy newly released movies on our large screen! 3rd Floor, Room B. No Registration Required. Drop-in. Call the branch for more details at 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Aga Khan Museum visits Eglinton Square
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum Collection and be inspired to create your own art....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Royal Ontario Museum visits Amesbury Park
Sat Nov 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Amesbury Park

Pompeii: Hear about the lives of ordinary people in this ancient Roman city which suddenly disappeared under volcanic ash nearly 2000 years ago....