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Icon of the event Toronto Revealed: Illuminating Views of our City Streets
Ongoing event running from Sat Feb 10, 2018 - Sun Apr 22, 2018
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Public Library's collection of documentary art captures the city's changing streets and built environment through a variety of artists' works.

Icon of the event Comics/Komiks Meet-Up
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A regular workspace for those wishing to network, create and bring their comics/komiks to completion. Some materials will be provided by the library but please bring your own equipment and a sample of your work or work in pr...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Icon of the event Transformations: Stories of Partnership, Resilience & Positive Change *NEW DATE*
Mon Feb 26, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Annette Street

Presented by the Ontario Council for International Cooperation (OCIC), Transformations: Stories of Partnership, Resilience and Positive Change is a collaborative photojournalism initiative that invites you to actively engage ...

Icon of the event Czech Films: Stestí = Something Like Happiness (2006)
Mon Feb 26, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A trio of friends residing in an urban Czech housing project finds that happiness can come from the place where you least expect it in this quirky and heartfelt drama. 1h 40m...

Icon of the event Toronto Revealed: Aba Bayefsky in Kensington Market
Mon Feb 26, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Edra Bayefsky discusses her late father's work capturing the vibrant life of the market.

Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Mon Mar 26
Icon of the event Movie Night: Dunkirk
Tue Feb 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. 1h 46m. ...

Icon of the event Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us every Tuesday afternoon at 2pm for a selection of thoughtful, engaging and entertaining documentaries. For more information contact the Humanities and Social Sciences Department, Toronto Reference Library, 416-393-717...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join us for an evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest and to exchange information, experience and knowledge. A great way to meet others in the neighbourhood and have fun! ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 29
Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of popular books. A list of titles and copies of monthly selections are available at the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 27