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Icon of the event Meet Pneuma Ensemble
Tue Sep 22, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Get to know Pneuma Ensemble with an introduction to our instruments and repertoire: 12th and 13th centrury music. Hear the music of the era played on period instruments: dances, student's songs in Latin, troubadour songs in O...

Icon of the event Dante and Music
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Explore the poetic, literary and musical roots of Dante. We will examine his fellow writers, and troubadours whose inspiration earned them a place in his immortal Divine Comedy.

Icon of the event Trade Routes and Translation Schools
Tue Sep 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairview

The "Twelfth Century Renaissance" was possible due to new access to information. We will discuss the musicians, scholars and tradespeople who travelled across Europe and beyond, carrying books and ideas.

Icon of the event Medieval Performers
Tue Sep 01, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairview

Their art spoke of the wonders and horrors that they witnessed the conditions in which they worked, and preserved a portrait of their world in a way that touches the spirit. Meet some of the major voices of the middle ages.

Icon of the event Planet IndigenUS Festival 2015!
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Spadina Road

In partnership with Harbourfront Centre, Planet IndigenUS and Woodland Cultural Centre, we celebrate international indigenous cultures. Contact branches for more information.

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Bring a friend or just come by yourself and enjoy movies at the library. This is a drop-in program on a first-come, first-serve basis. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 11
Sat Jul 25
Sat Aug 08
Sat Aug 22
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Cool off and chill out at the library and enjoy a family friendly film!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 06
Icon of the event Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Inuuvunga: I am Inuk, I am Alive
Fri Jun 19, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Parkdale

Inuuvunga: I am Inuk, I am Alive (2004, 58 min)...

Icon of the event Parkdale Local History Talk: The
Wed Jun 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Parkdale

Architectural Historian Marta O'Brien will illustrate Parkdale's story through its diverse architecture. Further inquires, 416-393-7686.

Icon of the event 100 in 1 Day Toronto
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Steeles

What if hundreds of people put into place the projects and changes they want to see in their city all on one day? That is the goal of 100 in 1 Day, a festival of civic engagement where people create small-scale improvements i...