Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Jones Library Quilters
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Join the Jones Library Quilters and help quilt for a good cause.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 16
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Tue Nov 13
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Historical Museum visits Goldhawk Park Library
Sat Oct 20, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Goldhawk Park

Scarborough Museum presents The Early Settler Experience. Enjoy discovery boxes, games, reproduction 19th century toys and stories as you discover Scarborough's past! Please call the branch for details at 416-396-8964.

Icon of the event Haunted Leslieville Walk
Thu Oct 25, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Jones

Join local historian Joanne Doucette as she takes us on a spooky walking tour of Leslieville. Tour begins at Jones Branch!

Icon of the event Sunnyside Historical Society:  Murder & Mayhem
Thu Oct 25, 2018 | 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: High Park

The Boyd Gang, led by the handsome Edward Alonzo Boyd, dominated the headlines in the early 1950's for their string of successful, brazen bank robberies and remarkable escapes from the Don Jail. They had a personal connectio...

Icon of the event Howard Akler: Splitsville
Thu Nov 01, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Toronto writer Howard Akler presents his new novel, Splitsville, about how Toronto said no to the Spadina Expressway in the 1970s. Akler weaves together a love affair with a tale of citizens fighting for their community and s...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturday - Todmorden Mills
Sat Nov 03, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Jones

Toronto History Museums: Todmorden Mills Heritage Site. Join us at Jones very special MAP Family Saturday program with Todmorden Mills. Discover toys and games from the past, and make your own old-fashioned plaything to take ...

Icon of the event Tamara Faith Berger: Queen Solomon
Thu Nov 08, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

Toronto writer Tamara Faith Berger?s presents Queen Solomon, an intriguing novel that explores the troubled, erotic awakening of two teenagers, while drawing her readers into a polemic of philosophical and sexual politics, an...

Icon of the event Indigenous Storyteller Jim Adams
Thu Nov 08, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: High Park

Join us for an hour of storytelling with First Nations Storyteller Jim Adams. Enjoy storytelling, drumming and singing in celebration of Indigenous culture. ...

Icon of the event Indigenous Storytelling featuring Kim Wheatley
Thu Nov 08, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Davenport

Kim Wheatley shares with us traditional Indigenous knowledge, ceremonies, stories, songs and history. Please register in person or by calling Davenport Branch 416-393-7732. Registration opens Tuesday October 9, 2018.

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
Fri Nov 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Jones

Join us at Jones for a special P.A. Day family movie featuring one of the latest Pixar/ Disney titles. Bring your friends and your popcorn.