Culture, Arts & Entertainment

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 Saturday Afternoon at The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your Saturday afternoon at the library watching a family movie! No need to register - first-come, first-served. Free tickets will be given out 15 minutes before the show time. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 05
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 PA 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 PA day. ...

Icon of the event Place au cinéma avec Cinéfranco: La vache
Sat Nov 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Fatah, petit paysan Algérien n'a d'yeux que pour sa vache Jacqueline, qu'il rêve d'emmener à Paris, au salon de l'Agriculture. Lorsqu'il reçoit la précieuse invitation devant tout son village ébahi, lui qui n'a jamais quitté ...

Icon of the event The Bauhaus: Design Education, Objects and New Ways of Living (1919-1933)
Mon Nov 19, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Bauhaus was founded as an art and design school in 1919 by architect Walter Gropius. Acclaimed for its innovative approach to design education and avant-garde philosophies of making and living, the school attracted the disapp...

Icon of the event Make Some Noise: Witch Prophet
Sat Nov 17, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Make Some Noise presents Witch Prophet live in the stacks!...

Icon of the event November Movie @ Palmerston: The Post
Thu Nov 15, 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 Percussion Workshop:  the Magic of Afro-Latin Rhythms
Wed Nov 14, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Salsa, Bolero, Cha-cha-cha! Bachata, Bembe, and more! Join our drum circle for this interactive activity and learn basic Afro-Latin rhythms and drum techniques. No musical background required. Instructor: Rodrigo Chavez, per...

Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your Saturday afternoon at the library watching a family movie! No need to register - first-come, first-served. Free tickets will be distributed 15 min before the movie. Space is limited.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 10