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Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Relax and watch a fun, family-friendly movie! Feel free to bring your own snacks. ...

Icon of the event Film: RasTa - A Soul's Journey
Wed Apr 11, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

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 Film: Status Quo? The Unfinished Business of Feminism in Canada
Tue Mar 20, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Feminism has shaped the society we live in. But just how far has it brought us, and how relevant is it today? This documentary focuses on important issues such as violence against women, access to abortion, and universal chil...

Icon of the event Learning Circle: Discover Sign Language
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Learning circles at the library are study groups guided by staff for people who want to take a free online course together in a welcoming space. Learners meet weekly and work together through the course material. Connect with...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 05
Thu Apr 12
Thu Apr 19
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 03
Icon of the event Toronto Kenjutsu Classical Japanese Swordsmanship
Sat May 12, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Toronto Kenjutsu practices an ancient form of Japanese swordsmanship known as Katori Shinto Ryu. This art was the first martial art ever designated an Intangible Cultural Asset by the Japanese government.

Icon of the event Music Performance from Raag-Mala Toronto
Thu May 24, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Come and enjoy a performance of Indian Classical music from Raag-Mala Toronto. Artists include Ravi Naimpall on the Tabla and Anwar Khurshid on the Sitar. Come and celebrate Asian Heritage Month. All are welcome!

Icon of the event Film: The Carbon Rush
Tue Apr 17, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Incinerators burning garbage in India. Hundreds of hydroelectric dams in Panama. Biogas extracted from palm oil in Honduras. Eucalyptus forests harvested for charcoal in Brazil. What do these projects have in common? They are...

Icon of the event Film: Loving
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.

Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club: Mini Dreamers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy different activities each week including crafts, puppet shows, BINGO, contests and more for children 0-5 years old! Limited space, groups of 10 or more must register. Please email to regis...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 09
Icon of the event Discover Japan: Kimono Demonstration and Hands on Calligraphy
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

The Kimono is a traditional Japanese costume, now worn only for special occasions such as weddings, tea ceremonies, formal parties, and festivals. Join us to learn about the history of the Kimono as well as a hands-on demonst...