Culture, Arts & Entertainment

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 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 Paint with Me
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for an afternoon of colour, beauty and paint! Follow step by step instructions to create your very own canvas painting! Bring your creativity, imagination and painting skills for an afternoon of fun!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 18
Thu Nov 15
Thu Dec 13
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 Reword : Urban Arts and Graffiti Lettering
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Learn the basics of urban arts lettering and the history behind Mural Art and how it has become one of the world's most universal art forms. Discuss the politics of art and its means to communicate then create your expressive...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 18
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 Library Crab Soccer!
Wed Oct 24, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Come and play some crab soccer... in the library! Get in crab position and try and score some points against your opponents!...

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,...