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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...

Icon of the event The Shape of Water: Elisa's Wardrobe
Ongoing event running from Thu Jun 07, 2018 - Fri Jul 06, 2018
Location: Toronto Reference Library

An exhibit of the costumes designed by the award winning designer, Luis Sequeira, who designed costumes for The Shape of Water, the winner of 2018 Oscar Academy Best Picture Award. Luis Sequeira's work on this film, earned h...

Icon of the event 'Flipping the Lens': Reclaiming Indigenous Histories through Photographs
Thu Jun 21, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Writer Paul Seesequasis presents his popular social media project on the presentation, naming and re-telling of historical photographs of Indigenous communities across the Americas.

Icon of the event Canadian Superheroes Film Series: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
Thu Jun 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free screening of the 2010 feature film ...

Icon of the event Friday Evening Films @ The Toronto Reference Library
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free movies at the Toronto Reference Library every Friday night that revolve around the themes of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), business, and much more. Come join us! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 22
Fri Jun 29
Icon of the event  Mavis! A music documentary
Fri Jun 22, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A spirited celebration of the legendary singer and civil rights activist Mavis Staples and her family gospel/soul group, The Staple Singers. Through her remarkable 66 year old career, she has crossed musical genre lines in he...

Icon of the event Discover Arts: Architecture & Picture Collection
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Do you love houses, buildings, and other standing structures? Do interiors and exteriors fascinate you? Have you ever wondered how space, light, colour, material, and design all come together to evoke thoughts and feelings? I...

Icon of the event Robots at Summer Reading Club Launch
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

TD Summer Reading Club is Starting! Come join us as we celebrate the start of Summer Reading Club and start your summer fun early. Come sign up and get your Summer Reading Club booklet and be ready for all of our Summer Wonde...

Icon of the event Discover Special Collections
2:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us in the Marilyn & Charles Baillie Special Collections Centre on the 5th floor of the Toronto Reference Library for a peek at some treasures from the rare books department.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 23
Sat Jul 07
Sat Jul 14
Sat Jul 21
Sat Aug 04
Icon of the event Open Mic at the Library!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Are you a singer, musician, poet, comic, or storyteller? ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 26
Tue Jul 03
Tue Aug 21