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Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Live in the Library celebrates Black History Month! Join us for an exciting performance of Caribbean and African rhythm and dance, performed by the kids of Toronto's own Ubuntu ensemble.

Icon of the event Polyphonic Ground Conversations: Inclusive Programming for Programmers
Tue Nov 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Do you want to expand your music audience? Diversify your revenue streams?...

Icon of the event Aabiziingwashi (#WideAwake) Community Film Screening: How the Fiddle Flows
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

It's high summer in southern Saskatchewan and a rollicking tune fills the night. Four master Metis fiddlers play to the tapping toes of a lively crowd....

Icon of the event Live in the Stacks: Jeremy Gara and Emay
Thu Nov 02, 2017 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Jeremy Gara, best known as drummer and multi-instrumentalist for Arcade Fire, released his solo album Limn in 2016. Featuring ten works of ambient and abstract electronic music, Limn is a musical departure from his main band....

Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come join us in discovering poetry!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 01
Wed Dec 06
Wed Jan 03
Wed Feb 07
Icon of the event Meditation Hour
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Some easy stress-relieving stretches, followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and rejuvenating meditation session. No yoga mats required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 28
Sat Nov 04
Icon of the event Friday Night Film: GET OUT
Fri Oct 27, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

GET OUT directed by Jordan Peele (2014 - 1 hour 44 minutes - 14A)...

Icon of the event Friday Night Movie
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a movie Friday evenings at Parkdale Library. Fun for the whole family! Please call the branch to find out movie titles. Sometimes movies start at 5:30. Please call the branch to confirm. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 03
Fri Nov 10
Fri Nov 17
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 Resistance 150: Canada 250 with Maurice Switzer
Thu Oct 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Maurice Switzer, author of...