Culture, Arts & Entertainment

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 Romance Writing 101
Sat Nov 03, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Ever think it'd be fun to write a romance? It is! But it's hard work, too. In this 2-hour workshop, romance author Vicki Essex, who also writes the young adult fantasy Western series The Devil's Revolver under the pen name V.

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 In the Night Café with Vincent van Gogh
Thu Jan 17, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

In 1888, while in Arles, Vincent van Gogh painted the Night Café as a place where one can "ruin oneself, go mad, commit crimes," as the artist wrote to his brother Theo. Why did Van Gogh choose to represent such a place and h...

Icon of the event Holiday Magic Show!
Sat Dec 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Come join us for a Magical time with Vincent the Magician. Fun time for all during the Holiday Season. ...

Icon of the event ARCHITECTURAL STEEL: FUN IS IN THE DETAILS
Thu Jan 24, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

A new range of projects that use structural steel in an exposed, expressive and highly dynamic, visual way has come into fruition in the past 10 years. Steel is no longer that rusty looking metal that gets covered up by decor...

Icon of the event Music of the Ancients: The Renaissance
Thu Dec 27, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join Students from the University of Toronto's Early Music Studio for an evening of music from the late 1300's to the beginnings of the Baroque era. Delight in a fascinating world full of sacred and secular songs with dance, ...

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 Oct 19
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
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 TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

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


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 03
Sat Nov 10
Sat Nov 17
Sat Nov 24
Sat Dec 01