Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Malvern Family Movie Night!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Join us for a free family movie on the second Friday of the month. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pajamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event. Feature film to...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 11
Fri Aug 08
Icon of the event Eureka!  Makers & Shakers Magic Show
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Woodside Square

Learn about the greatest makers and shakers the world has known. It's lots of fun with so much to learn! Please register in person or by phone. Registration begins June 11th. Space is limited.

Icon of the event LGBTQ Film: Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
Fri Jun 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Join us as we celebrate World Pride 2014 with a screening of the film Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) starring Hugo Weaving and Terence Stamp.

Icon of the event Fashioning LGBTQ Identity: Visibility, Representation and Community
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Assistant Professor Joseph Medaglia explores the limits and possibilities of fashion, dress, and appearance in the construction and expression of LGBTQ individuals and communities. Referencing examples from popular culture, a...

Icon of the event First Nations Drumming and Dancing
Fri Jun 20, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Aboriginal History Month by joining us for traditional First Nations drumming and dancing.

Icon of the event imagineNATIVE's indigiFLIX Presents: Festival Award Winning Shorts
Fri Jun 13, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Aboriginal History Month by joining us for a screening of imagineNATIVE's festival award winning shorts. Enjoy a handpicked selection of award winning drama, comedy and documentary works on themes of survival, stren...

Icon of the event Friday Feature Movies for Kids
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Drop in and watch movies suitable for the whole family. For upcoming movie titles, call or visit the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 06
Icon of the event Chinese Cooking with Shirley Lum
Sat May 31, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Join Shirley Lum for a Chinese Cooking demonstration and participate in some hands-on cooking yourself. Prepare traditional and contemporary zongzi, a.k.a. sticky rice dumplings, for the Dragon Boat Festival. Tastings to fol...

Icon of the event Chinese Folktales with Diana Tso
Sat May 31, 2014 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Enjoy ancient Chinese Folktales about dragons, the transformative power of art and the magic of love to bring light in dark times, all told by Diana Tso....

Icon of the event Day of Puppetry
Sat May 24, 2014 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

The Ontario Puppetry Association joins the staff of the Lillian H. Smith branch for a Day of Puppetry celebrating all kinds of puppets and puppeteers.