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Thu May 16, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Professor Sudharshan Duraiyapph, Royal Ontario Museum, Education, explains the context and meaning of various arts created for Rajasthai Royal Kingdoms: jewelry, exquisite textiles, ornate furniture, miniature paintings, and ...

Tue May 14, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Now a posh neighbourhood and shopping district, Yorkville was once a self-governed village north of Toronto. Later it became "The Village" base of 1960s counter-culture. With this illustrated talk, architectural historian Mar...

Thu May 09, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

An exploration of key works by major Surrealist artists reveals different political representations within the utopian poetics of Surrrealism: Salvador Dali?s Myth of Narcissus; Picasso?s Guernica; and Max Ernst?s Europe Afte...

Tue May 07, 2019 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Join henna artist, Fia, and learn about the rich culture and history of henna in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. Get your own henna design done and leave with a loot bag! For teens aged 12-19.

Tue May 07, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

On the 100th anniversary of L.Frank Baum's death, let's explore the many variations of his book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. From the iconic film starring Judy Garland, the musical Wicked, and other adaptations in literature,...

Thu May 02, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Experience the colours, forms and styles of Indian music, in particular the rich folk and classical traditions of the state of Rajasthan. Through performance and commentary learn more about this wonderful South Asian art form...

Thu Apr 25, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

In this overview of Edvard Munch's life and career up to his breakthrough painting The Scream (1893), follow the artist on his first travels outside of Norway to France and to Germany. Learn how frequent trips to the casino i...

10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join Parliament Street Library for a monthly puppet show! For children accompanied by a caregiver. Drop-in, no registration required. Large group please call ahead to confirm your attendance. For more information, please cont...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 18
Thu Apr 18, 2019 | 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...

Mon Apr 15, 2019 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Italy's Lake District has been captivating artists, writers and movie directors for centuries.