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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...

Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us every Tuesday afternoon at 2pm for a selection of thoughtful, engaging and entertaining documentaries. For more information contact the Humanities and Social Sciences Department, Toronto Reference Library, 416-393-717...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 20
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Icon of the event Tea and Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Join us on Friday afternoons at 2:00 for a series of classic films! No registration required. Tea and coffee will be served before the movies....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 09
Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Tue May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Discover some of the highlights from the Archives of Ontario's extensive collection of more than 6.4 million photographs! This presentation explores the work of government, amateur, and professional photographers, and explain...

Icon of the event York Woods Chess Club
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Come join us in our Periodical Lounge for some casual chess. Players of all levels are welcome. A staff member will teach anyone who is interested in learning how to play.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 20
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Icon of the event Czech Films: Kolja  (1997)
Mon Mar 05, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Frank Louka, is a down-on-his-luck concert musician who agrees to a bogus marriage with a Russian woman for money. When she takes off and leaves behind her five year old son, Louka must take care of the boy. Both will become ...

Icon of the event April Movie @ Palmerston : TBA
Thu Apr 19, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies!...

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 Soul Music: A Brief History &
Wed Feb 28, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

Otis Redding's late 1966 recording of "Try a Little Tenderness" is one of the greatest recordings in the history of soul music. Musicologist, Professor and Grammy Award winner Rob Bowman will situate Redding and Stax Records ...

Icon of the event Kamishibai Storytelling
Sat May 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, join storytellers from the Association for Japanese Culture for an hour of kamishibai (paper drama), a form of storytelling accompanied by a sequence of pictures. For ages 5 & up...