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Icon of the event Afternoon @ The Movies
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 12, 2017 - Thu Dec 21, 2017
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in our auditorium for popular movie titles, shown bi-weekly, on a Thursday afternoon from 2-4 pm. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. For more details, please visit branch in person or call 416-395-5440. Location: ...

Icon of the event Music with Nancy
Wed Dec 28, 2016 | 11:00 am - 11:40 am
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for an exciting interactive performance featuring Nancy Kopman, early childhood educator and composer. Nancy has been creating and performing her catchy, award-winning songs for children 0-10 for over 20 years. Her mu...

Icon of the event Colour My World Adult Colouring Group
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Summit

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 15
Icon of the event Robin Hood and the Dragon Puppet Show
Wed Jan 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join Applefun Puppetry for 45-minutes of puppet show fun. Oh no! The Sheriff has stolen the money! The best way to get it back? A dancing contest of course! Recommended Ages 3-9 Free Tickets available 30 minutes before the sh...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2016 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 08
Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Shakespeare in Action's TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club is a FREE readers' theatre program for children ages 7-12. Led by professional actors and educators, kids will explore one to three plays from The Comedy of Errors,...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 28
Sat Feb 04
Sat Feb 11
Sat Feb 18
Sat Feb 25
Icon of the event Orchardviewers - A Holiday Concert with Cellist Amina Holloway and Friends
Thu Dec 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Cellist Amina Holloway and friends perform a holiday concert....

Icon of the event Holiday Storytime From Around The World
Fri Dec 16, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

(All Ages) Join us for a wonderful storytime from around the world! Let's celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas and Kwanzaa! Drop-in, no registration required. Main Floor, Story Room.

Icon of the event Katori Shinto Ryu Demonstration
Mon Feb 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a demonstration of the techniques of Katori Shinto Ryu performed by Toronto Kenjutsu. Katori Shinto Ryu is a Japanese style of swordsmanship practiced since 1460 AD. It is considered the most ancient of all the ma...

Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join library staff for entertaining book talks. Refreshments provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 20