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Icon of the event Film Night: The Second Mother
Fri Mar 02, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

When the estranged daughter of a hard-working live-in housekeeper suddenly appears, the unspoken class barriers that exist within the home are thrown into disarray.

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night @ Palmerston Branch
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 15
Icon of the event Toronto Poetry Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come join us in discovering poetry! All are welcome who are interested in learning about, sharing and discussing diverse collections of poetry. Come prepared to share a favourite poem. The first Wednesday of every month.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 07
Wed Apr 04
Wed May 02
Wed Jun 06
Icon of the event Friday Night Movie
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Come and watch a movie Friday evenings at Parkdale Library. Fun for the whole family! Please call the branch to find out movie titles. Sometimes movies start at 5:30. Please call the branch to confirm. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 16
Fri Mar 23
Fri Apr 13
Fri Apr 20
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 March Break Movie
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Drop in to the Library for a special March Break Movie. Drop in. Large groups and camps please call the branch to register. For more information please call 416-393-7674.

Icon of the event SoundMakers: Creating Sounds with Water
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Percussionist Ryan Scott will perform and lead a participatory music making session, all themed around the tactile and versatile qualities of water. Water is a core musical element in a fantastic piece called Water Passion Af...

Icon of the event 6ix Rising: Documentary on Toronto's Rap Scene
Fri Mar 23, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

A comprehensive look at the hip hop scene in Toronto after the rise of Drake the the Weeknd. Presented by Noisey, this full length documentary includes interviews with Pressa, CMDWN, Big Lean and many more.

Icon of the event Writing Poetry Outside the Blocks: A Reading and Workshop with Gary Barwin
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate National Poetry Month with acclaimed writer and poet Gary Barwin. ...

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...