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Icon of the event Workshops, Markets and Palaces: The Making of African art in Contemporary Settin
Thu Feb 14, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

This talk analyzes some of the historical developments and contemporary trends in the production and circulation of African Art. It will explore the historical dynamics and exchanges that have informed the way people in Afri...

Icon of the event John Coltrane: Interstellar Space
Wed Feb 13, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

John Coltrane was an internationally known jazz musician for a very short period of time, first coming to prominence as part of Miles Davis? ?first great quintet? in the fall of 1955. From the 1959 recording of his second sol...

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds: A Physical Arts Program
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors,...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Tue Feb 19
Icon of the event ARCHITECTURAL STEEL: FUN IS IN THE DETAILS
Thu Jan 24, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

A new range of projects that use structural steel in an exposed, expressive and highly dynamic, visual way has come into fruition in the past 10 years. Steel is no longer that rusty looking metal that gets covered up by decor...

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 Tea and Entertainment
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 04
Fri Jan 11
Fri Jan 18
Fri Jan 25
Fri Feb 01
Icon of the event Music of the Ancients: Renaissance Music
Thu Dec 27, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join Students from the University of Toronto's Early Music Studio for an evening of music from the late 1300's to the beginnings of the Baroque era. Delight in a fascinating world full of sacred and secular songs with dance, ...

Icon of the event Music of the Ancients: The Renaissance
Thu Dec 27, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join Students from the University of Toronto's Early Music Studio for an evening of music from the late 1300's to the beginnings of the Baroque era. Delight in a fascinating world full of sacred and secular songs with dance, ...

Icon of the event December Movie @ Palmerston: TBA
Thu Dec 20, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a night at the movies! Join us for a free movie on the big screen in our accessible theatre. We screen movies once a month, always on a Thursday night. Start time is 6:00 pm. All are welcome. Drop in. No registration r...

Icon of the event December P.A. Day Family Movie (Title TBD)
Fri Dec 07, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a new family movie on the big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on each P.A. Day. ...