Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Button-making  with Priya Rehal
Sat Sep 22, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us for a fun afternoon of Button-Making with artist Priya Rehal. All supplies will be provided. For 12 years and above. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Architecture Ancient and Modern:  The Vision of I.M. Pei
Thu Oct 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Be inspired by the ideas and contemporary architecture of Ieoh Ming Pei, celebrated, award-winning designer best known for Le Grand Louvre, (Louvre Pyramid, Paris); John F. Kennedy Library (Boston); Museum of Islamic Art (Doh...

Icon of the event Art as Body
Sun Sep 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

The human body is central to how we understand many cultural and social phenomena, and has inspired artists and thinkers for millennia. This panel invites artists whose work is concerned with portraits and representation of t...

Icon of the event Affirmation Art
Sat Sep 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Do you want to make art for social change? Come learn how to make affirmation art from local artist and author, Hana Shafi aka FrizzKidArt and Priya Rehal. For ages 13 years and above. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event The Bauhaus: Design Education, Objects and New Ways of Living (1919-1933)
Mon Nov 19, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Bauhaus was founded as an art and design school in 1919 by architect Walter Gropius. Acclaimed for its innovative approach to design education and avant-garde philosophies of making and living, the school attracted the disapp...

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

Spend your Saturday afternoon at the library watching a family movie! No need to register - first-come, first-served. Free tickets will be distributed 15 min before the movie. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 10
Icon of the event Postcard of Dreams
Fri Sep 28, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Create a postcard with your fictional dream of Toronto. Join Adam Bunch, the creator of the Toronto Dreams Project and the author of ...

Icon of the event Rencontres: une série en français sur Toronto
Sat Oct 06, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Genre: Série, Comédie, drame.

Icon of the event Toronto's Architecture of Remembrance
Thu Nov 08, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

The Soldiers? Tower at Hart House, the Cenotaphs at Old City Hall and York Cemetery will be set in context with examples of buildings of Remembrance of the Great War in other parts of the Commonwealth. Speaker: Daniel Gaito,...

Icon of the event The Sistine Ceiling
Thu Sep 27, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

After four years of physical hardship, technical setbacks, artistic rivalry, and conflicts with his patron (Pope Julius II), Michelangelo completed the Sistine Chapel ceiling, Vatican Palace in 1512. This talk traces the ceil...