Culture, Arts & Entertainment

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...

Icon of the event Place au cinéma avec Cinéfranco: La vache
Sat Nov 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Fatah, petit paysan Algérien n'a d'yeux que pour sa vache Jacqueline, qu'il rêve d'emmener à Paris, au salon de l'Agriculture. Lorsqu'il reçoit la précieuse invitation devant tout son village ébahi, lui qui n'a jamais quitté ...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Dec 07, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Morningside

We will be showing a P.A. Day Movie. Come in and join the fun.

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

Join us for classics, documentaries and new releases.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 17
Wed Nov 07
Wed Nov 21
Wed Dec 05
Icon of the event Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 28
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 12
Fri Oct 19
Fri Oct 26
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Textile Museum of Canada
Sat Nov 03, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Learn how cloth is made, and weave a bookmark to take home with you.

Icon of the event Jazz at the Library:  Dave Young Trio
Thu Oct 11, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Canadian bassist Dave Young has earned acclaim as a musician and educator at home in Toronto, across the country and around the world, having performed and recorded with some of the biggest names in jazz. Joined by Kevin Turc...

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 given out 15 minutes before the show time. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 05
Icon of the event Young Voices Writing and Art Fest
Sat Sep 29, 2018 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join us for a full day of writing and art featuring Alexandra Shimo, Randell Adjei, Kendra Yee, Rachel Guglielmelli, Alicia Nauta, Domenico Capilongo, Falen Johnson and JP Larocque. They will be hosting a variety of free work...

Icon of the event Hand Drum Circle
Sat Oct 13, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Morningside Library hosts Aqua with a Hand Drumming Circle. This workshop encompasses teachings of the hand drum and how it is used in ceremony. The drum allows your heartbeat to connect to the earth?s heartbeat. A beautiful ...