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Icon of the event Toronto Revealed: Illuminating Views of our City Streets
Ongoing event running from Sat Feb 10, 2018 - Sun Apr 22, 2018
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Public Library's collection of documentary art captures the city's changing streets and built environment through a variety of artists' works.

Icon of the event Film Screening: I Am Not Your Negro
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Join us as for a screening at the library. Documentary filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin's original w...

Icon of the event Black History Month: Hip Hop History with GeneONE
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Local Toronto professional hip hop and graffiti artist GeneONE will discuss the history of hip hop and how it has influenced and impacted African Americans. He will also teach some basic skills in hip hop production and rhymi...

Icon of the event Mystic Drumz
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Humber Bay

Join us for a special performance by Mystic Drumz who bring unique rhythm and sounds from Africa and excite, enlighten, and engage audiences of all ages. Call the branch at 416-394-5300 to register.

Icon of the event Comics/Komiks Meet-Up
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A regular workspace for those wishing to network, create and bring their comics/komiks to completion. Some materials will be provided by the library but please bring your own equipment and a sample of your work or work in pr...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Icon of the event Transformations: Stories of Partnership, Resilience & Positive Change *NEW DATE*
Mon Feb 26, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Presented by the Ontario Council for International Cooperation (OCIC), Transformations: Stories of Partnership, Resilience and Positive Change is a collaborative photojournalism initiative that invites you to actively engage ...

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Mon Mar 26
Icon of the event Shakespeare Hip Hop Fusion Project
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Weston

Looking for a fun and creative way to express yourself? Every Monday and Wednesday over a period of 4-weeks you can create, design and discover your own voice! Presented by Shakespeare in Action. For ages 13-17.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Wed Feb 28
Mon Mar 05
Wed Mar 07
Icon of the event Toronto Revealed: Aba Bayefsky in Kensington Market
Mon Feb 26, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Edra Bayefsky discusses her late father's work capturing the vibrant life of the market.

Icon of the event Afterschool Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Put your imagination to work and learn something new, or show off your engineering skills and build impressive structures. Every Monday our Afterschool Club will bring a different theme or challenge for you to face!...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Mon Mar 26