Toronto Public Library Homepage

History & Genealogy

Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Sat Jun 09, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Cycle Toronto will guide you through everything you need to know about cycling in Toronto. Topics include: road rules, safe riding techniques, equipment, choosing your route and more.

Icon of the event Saturday National Film Board of Canada (NFB) Documentaries Series
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

THE GRASSLANDS PROJECT...

Icon of the event Toronto Architecture Between The Wars: Deco & Moderne
Tue Jul 31, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

This illustrated lecture looks at examples of both the sophisticated Art Deco and Streamlined Moderne styles seen in the 1920s and 1930s. Architectural historian Marta O?Brien will explore the types of buildings designed in t...

Icon of the event Deer Park Local History Walking Tour
Sat Aug 11, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

A walking tour of Deer Park neighbourhood, featuring local history and local historical landmarks, led by local photographer Walter Psotka. Following the walk, there will be a brief presentation and Q&A.