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Icon of the event Contemporary Canadian Cinema with Risa Shuman: Gabrielle
Thu Mar 01, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A young woman who has Williams syndrome possesses amazing musical talents but struggles continually to gain her independence. Directed by Louise Archambault. 104 minutes. 2014. Risa Shuman, film historian and Senior Producer ...

Icon of the event Contemporary Canadian Cinema with Risa Shuman: Bon Cop, Bad Cop.
Thu Mar 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Eight years after first working together, two mismatched Canadian cops team up once again to investigate an auto-theft ring. However, they soon discover that the robberies point to a much-larger conspiracy. Directed by Alain ...

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 P.A. Day Movie: Ferdinand
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

On PA Day come and watch Ferdinand!...

Icon of the event Inside Korea Film Series: My love, don't Cross that River.
Fri Mar 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

This film, although a documentary, became the most successful film of all time in South Korea. It is a story of a 100 year old couple who have to face the hard reality that one of them, the husband, is dying and will leave th...

Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for an evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest and to exchange information, experience and knowledge. A great way to meet others in the neighbourhood and have fun! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 29
Icon of the event Juvenal: Ancient Rome's greatest curmudgeon! Why was he so angry?
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Shakespearean actor and Classics PhD Christopher Kelk will introduce the sixteen satires of the Roman poet Juvenal and read from his verse translation of Juvenal's work published in 2010.

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2018 - TCAF Day 1
Sat May 12, 2018 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Icon of the event Inside Korea Film Series: North Korea: The Life of a North Korean Textile Worker
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In this documentary, we accompany the family of a female worker in a textile factory in North Korea as they go through life in a typical day. The film provides a captivating view of the family's effort to convey the image of...

Icon of the event Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2018 - TCAF Day 2
Sun May 13, 2018 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate 15 years of TCAF! Meet legendary Canadian creators with brand new graphic novel releases, including Ho Che Anderson (King), Fiona Smyth (Sneaky Dee's exterior artist), Ethan Rilly (Pope Hats) and Michael Comeau (pri...