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Toronto Public Library - Toronto Reference Library

789 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario, M4W 2G8

Canada

416-395-5577

Type: Library

Web site: http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Nr=p_cat_branch_name:Toronto%20Reference%20Library

Events: http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/pro_trl.j… (updated February 2009)

Twitter account: @torontolibrary

Amenities: wifi, food/drink

Description: Toronto's main public reference library. (Note that the map at right shows an incorrect location for this address. The library is one block north of Bloor St. and Yonge St.)

Added by: LolaWalser.  Contacted: Not contacted.  Venue ID: 897

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Upcoming events

Dec
9
Evening Films @ the Toronto Reference Library (Friday, December 9 at 6pm)
Join us for some inspiring, uplifting and entertaining films and documentaries. Films are themed around STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math), Finance, Careers, Innovation, Imagination and the Human Spirit.

July 21: Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us?
July 22: The Fruit Hunters
July 28: The Theory of Everything
July 29: Freakonomics
August 4: Manufactured Landscapes
August 5: Waste Land
August 11: Boxing Girls of Kabul
August 12: Mighty Jerome
August 18: Murderball
August 19: Facing Ali
September 2: Planet of the Apes
September 9: The Salt of the Earth
September 16: Jane's Journey (title change)
September 23: Sicko
September 30: Taking Root
October 7: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold
October 14: Force of Nature: The David Suzuki movie
October 21: The Chocolate Farmer
November 4: Pipelines, Power & Democracy
November 18: Queen of Versailles
November 25: Maxed Out
December 9: The Big Short
December 16: That Sugar Film (title change)
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Dec
11
Toronto Writers' Co-operative (Sunday, December 11 at 2pm)
Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications - your opportunity to polish and perform your work. Please note that the 2016 edition of Voices, the annual anthology of members' prose and poetry, will be launched in the Hinton Learning Theatre on Sunday, Nov. 6, instead of the regular programming in the Discussion Room. In partnership with The Toronto Writers' Co-operative. For further information please contact towc@live.com. (thebookpile)… (more)
Dec
13
Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries (Tuesday, December 13 at 2pm)
Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discuss events of the past, human affairs and innovative stories that shape our world.

For a complete listing call 416-393-7175 or visit the Humanities and Social Sciences desk at the Toronto Reference Library. (thebookpile)… (more)
Dec
13
Place au cinéma : Gabrielle (Tuesday, December 13 at 6pm)
Gabrielle et Martin vivent une histoire d'amour qui n'est pas accepté par leur famille. Ils vont devoir essayer de prouver à leur entourage que malgré leur déficience mentale, ils peuvent être heureux.
Le film sera suivi d'une discussion en français avec Mme Marcelle Lean, Directrice de CinéFranco.
En français avec English subtitles.
Durée : 104 minutes
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Dec
16
Evening Films @ the Toronto Reference Library (Friday, December 16 at 6pm)
Join us for some inspiring, uplifting and entertaining films and documentaries. Films are themed around STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math), Finance, Careers, Innovation, Imagination and the Human Spirit.

July 21: Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us?
July 22: The Fruit Hunters
July 28: The Theory of Everything
July 29: Freakonomics
August 4: Manufactured Landscapes
August 5: Waste Land
August 11: Boxing Girls of Kabul
August 12: Mighty Jerome
August 18: Murderball
August 19: Facing Ali
September 2: Planet of the Apes
September 9: The Salt of the Earth
September 16: Jane's Journey (title change)
September 23: Sicko
September 30: Taking Root
October 7: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold
October 14: Force of Nature: The David Suzuki movie
October 21: The Chocolate Farmer
November 4: Pipelines, Power & Democracy
November 18: Queen of Versailles
November 25: Maxed Out
December 9: The Big Short
December 16: That Sugar Film (title change)
(thebookpile)
… (more)
Dec
18
Toronto Writers' Co-operative (Sunday, December 18 at 2pm)
Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications - your opportunity to polish and perform your work. Please note that the 2016 edition of Voices, the annual anthology of members' prose and poetry, will be launched in the Hinton Learning Theatre on Sunday, Nov. 6, instead of the regular programming in the Discussion Room. In partnership with The Toronto Writers' Co-operative. For further information please contact towc@live.com. (thebookpile)… (more)
Dec
20
Tuesday Docs - History, Mystery and Discoveries (Tuesday, December 20 at 2pm)
Documentaries present us with a better understanding of our past, present and future. This weekly program is a small but rich selection of local and international documentaries from our collection. Join us to view and discuss events of the past, human affairs and innovative stories that shape our world.

For a complete listing call 416-393-7175 or visit the Humanities and Social Sciences desk at the Toronto Reference Library. (thebookpile)… (more)
Jan
8
Toronto Writers' Co-operative (Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 2pm)
Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications - your opportunity to polish and perform your work. Please be advised that Sat. May 14 will be taking place at another location TBA. In partnership with The Toronto Writers' Co-operative. For further information please contact towc@live.com. (thebookpile)
Jan
12
Toronto in Literature Book Club (Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 6pm)
Discover Toronto in literature! Join us on the second Thursday of each month for an informal group discussion about a selected book set in Toronto.

No registration is required but participants are asked to read the selected book before the meeting.

Book club selections are available to borrow from the Toronto Reference Library 1st floor Information Desk three weeks prior to the meeting. Limited quantities are available.

2017 book selections t.b.d. (thebookpile)
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Jan
15
Toronto Writers' Co-operative (Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 2pm)
Weekly workshops, usually on Sundays (except in July and August when it is bi-weekly), guest authors, member readings, open mic and publications - your opportunity to polish and perform your work. Please be advised that Sat. May 14 will be taking place at another location TBA. In partnership with The Toronto Writers' Co-operative. For further information please contact towc@live.com. (thebookpile)
Jan
17
Small Business Network (Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 6pm)
Toronto Reference Library is hosting an ongoing Small Business Network meant for small business people or people who are just thinking about starting their own business.
Meet and learn from other business owners, share your own experiences, and soak in the collective wisdom of the group. Bring your business cards!
Our speaker is Mr. Drew Simmie, Personal Development Coach and Thought Leader and Business Strategist. If you are thinking about taking a different path, or you want to plunge even deeper into life, doing something that matters, making a difference and, in the process, enriching others' lives and yours, this is a program for you.

All are welcome!

Categories:
Adult ,
Small Business (thebookpile)
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