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Icon of the event Alter Ego Exhibit Launch and Panel Discussion
Thu May 17, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join comic artists Chester Brown, Willow Dawson and Jay Odjick in conversation about autobiographical stories, challenging histories, and the future of superheroes in Canada. ...

Icon of the event Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies: Sullivan's Travels (1941)
Wed May 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Join us for a series of cinematic classics, new releases, foreign films and documentaries. ...

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 Guided Tour of Alter Ego: Comics And Canadian Identity
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free guided tour of our current exhibit ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 15
Tue May 22
Tue May 29
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
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 Journey to Italy,The Neorealists: Journey to Italy
Mon May 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Among the most influential films of the postwar era, Roberto Rossellini?s Journey to Italy charts the declining marriage of a couple from England on a trip to the countryside near Naples. Directed by Roberto Rossellini. 1954.

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

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 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 Alter Ego: Comics and Canadian Identity
Ongoing event running from Sat May 12, 2018 - Sun Jul 29, 2018
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Scott Pilgrim, Captain Canuck, Nelvana, and Kagagi are just a few of the thrilling Canadian comic book heroes you can explore at the Alter Ego exhibition. Check out some of Canada?s best biographical and realist comic creator...