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Icon of the event Bestiaire - A Great Canadian Film!
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Bestiaire is a critically acclaimed Quebecois avant-garde nature documentary directed by Denis Côté. A meditation on the relationships between animals and people through the seasons at a Quebec safari park. This work about th...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your P.A. Day watching a special movie at the library. Free tickets will be distributed 15 min. before the movie. Space is limited and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Icon of the event LSP Week 2017 Film Fest
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Parkdale Library celebrates Canada by projector!...

Icon of the event Canada 250
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Maurice Switzer, author of...

Icon of the event I killed my mother - A Great Canadian Film!
Fri Oct 13, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The film beautifully captures the anxieties of a mother-son relationship. While he gauges her with contempt, only seeing her out-of-date sweater and kitschy decor, the ingrained mechanisms (i.e. manipulation and guilt) of the...

Icon of the event Islamic Heritage Month Storytelling Event
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Stories can take you to far away places and show that even though we come from different places our hearts are not that different after all! Join Award-winning author and storyteller Rukhsana Khan, on a story tour of Baghdad,...

Icon of the event PA Day Movie at Bloor
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special PA day movie program at Bloor. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in. Please call the branch at 416-393-7674 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 06
Fri Dec 01
Icon of the event Live in the Library Jazz Musical Performance
Fri Oct 06, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Live in the Library with Tyde Cambridge and Paul Denison. Come and enjoy the lovely sounds of jazz. All are welcome!

Icon of the event Writing the City Teen Workshop
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Led by writer/community artist Lindsay Zier-Vogel this eight week series for teen writers will workshop finding your creative voice, inspired by our community, Parkdale. Funded by Ontario Arts Council....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 05
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 19
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 02
Icon of the event Writing the City -  Adult Workshop
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Led by writer/community artist Lindsay Zier-Vogel, this eight week series for adult writers will workshop finding your creative voice, inspired by our community, Parkdale. Funded by Ontario Arts Council. Pre-register at Parkd...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01