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Icon of the event Movie Night - Blackfish
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Killer whales are beloved majestic, friendly giants yet infamous for their capacity to kill viciously. BLACKFISH unravels the complexities of this dichotomy, employing the story of the notorious performing whale Tilikum, who ...

Icon of the event Albrect Durer with Professor Dawn Cunningham
Tue Oct 11, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Deer Park

Born in Nuremberg in 1471, Albrecht Dürer's innovative drawings, paintings, and prints led to his acclaim on both sides of the Alps. In his art, he sought knowledge and beauty by combining Northern artists' love of detail w...

Icon of the event First Story Walking Tour
Sat Sep 24, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Explore the geography and ancestry of Indigenous Toronto and the rich culture, traditions and contributions of First Nations to our city. This guided walking tour will explore areas surrounding Lillian H. Smith branch and the...

Icon of the event Gardens of Sicily wtih art, architecture, culture. Donna Fenice.Pt.1
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Donna Fenice on the enchanting island of Sicily. Parts I & 2...

Icon of the event Strangers Among Us
Thu Sep 15, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Strangers Among Us is a Canadian science fiction and fantasy anthology dealing with the issue of mental health. Meet the editors and authors Suzanne Church, A.M.Dellamonica, Gemma Files, Susan Forest, Lucas K. Law, Derwin Ma...

Icon of the event Sacred Spaces of the Western World.Monasteries & Pilgrimage Churches
Fri Sep 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Monasteries & Pilgrimage Churches...

Icon of the event Urban Folk Art Salon
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant Library presents, Urban Folk Art Salon. With host Gannon Hamilton; featuring poets, singers and songwriters.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 29
Icon of the event I Am Rohingya
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

I Am Rohingya is a play that chronicles the harrowing Rohingya refugee experience from the perspective of Rohingya youth now living in Canada, taking the audience to Myanmar before the violence, through to the forced migratio...

Icon of the event Accessible Literary Speed Dating
Fri Oct 21, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given five minutes to chat with e...

Icon of the event Sacred Spaces of the Western World Romanesque & Gothic Churches
Thu Oct 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Romanesque & Gothic Churches...