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Icon of the event Transformations: Stories of Partnership, Resilience & Positive Change
Wed May 09, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Downsview

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 East End Storytelling SpringEdition
Sat Apr 07, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Spring is always a lovely time of hope and renewal - a nice time for stories.

Icon of the event Annual Outdoor Book Sale
Sat May 12, 2018 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

On this day we will be selling used books and other library materials at a reduced rate. More details to be announced on the day of the event.

Icon of the event Ojibwe Ceremonial Openings and Closings
Tue Jun 12, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Jacqui Lavalley, Ojibwe Traditional Kokomis (Grandmother)/Teacher, will discuss Ojibwe opening and closing ceremonies, and demystify the methodology of these traditional activities.

Icon of the event Movie Screening
Wed Mar 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Downsview

Summary/Review: Marcellus is a Roman tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group of men that are assigned to crucify Jesus. After the crucifixion, he becomes drunk and wins Jesus' homespun robe. He becomes tor...

Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day
Wed Apr 18, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

As part of the "National Canadian Film Day" the Barbara Frum Branch will be showing "The Trotsky" (2009). Rated 14A. No registration necessary.

Icon of the event The Beatles in Canada: The Origins of Beatlemania/The Recording Reference Guide
Wed Apr 04, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Canadian teens fell in love with The Beatles months before teens in the U.S. did. Learn about the events, people and stories that led to Beatlemania in Canada during 1963 and 1964. ...

Icon of the event Film: RasTa - A Soul's Journey
Thu Apr 05, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

The journey of Donisha Prendergast, granddaughter of Rita and Bob Marley, who travels around the globe exploring the roots, evolution and impact of Rastafaria, and the influence of her iconic grandfather.

Icon of the event Bonnie Stern: Spotlight on Israeli Cuisine
Wed May 09, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Please join us for Bonnie Stern's discussion and presentation of slides from her most recent culinary trip. Not only will she show you why Israeli cuisine has become one of the hottest trends in the international culinary wor...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Morningside

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 07
Sat Apr 14
Sat Apr 21
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05