Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event International Women?s Day Celebration:  Film & Talk ?
Sat Mar 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Jane/Dundas

In Celebration of International Women?s Day, the Jane/Dundas Library is presenting a screening of the 2015 documentary, "He Named Me Malala", with an introduction by Sahar Zaidi, the Project Coordinator for the Canadian Counc...

Icon of the event Reptilia
Mon Mar 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Would you like to meet an alligator? Reptilia features ?Mister Toothy? along with a tortoise, lizards, and of course, SNAKES!...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the movies
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Jane/Dundas

Join us for a feature length movie. Title to be announced in January.

Icon of the event Beginner Ukulele Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

New to the ukulele? Interested in jamming with other newbies? Join our beginner ukulele club. Explore chords, strumming patterns, learn easy songs, and have fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 24
Wed Mar 09
Wed Mar 30
Icon of the event Day Of Puppetry
Sat Apr 23, 2016 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Please join us for a full day of FREE performances and workshops, all starring our friends, the puppets! Since 2010, the Lillian H. Smith Library and the Ontario Puppetry Association have been joining forces to present this a...

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Apr 02, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2016 Toronto Storytelling Festival. Children, families welcome.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Montgomery's Inn visits Jane/Dundas
Sat May 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Learn about mid-19th century rural life in Etobicoke with staff from Montgomery's Inn. The workshop will combine storytelling, music and art making.

Icon of the event Carnival Spice and Everything Nice
Wed Feb 17, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Black History Month comes alive with an Afro-Caribbean dance workshop that fuses soca, African, and dancehall music and moves.