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Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Come out and have your say. A lively and informal group of older adults meet in a welcoming space to chill, exchange news and views on a variety of topics, work on a simple craft and learn a new skill. For more information yo...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 12
Tue Oct 10
Tue Nov 14
Tue Dec 12
Icon of the event Ladies and Gentlemen...Leonard Cohen
Mon Sep 25, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Location: Northern District

Seen here reading his poetry to a rapt audience, this informal portrait of Montreal poet, novelist and songwriter, Leonard Cohen is a touching snapshot of him relaxing with family and friends, and spending time on his own....

Icon of the event Russian Poetry and Music Salons
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians. All are welcome for this free events. Join us and enjoy these warm, supportive and talented afternoons....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 23
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 18
Icon of the event Photography Workshop with Gallery 44
Fri Aug 18, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn to photograph like a pro! Participants will have the opportunity to photograph the neighborhood, edit photos and learn basic photography techniques. Each participant will have access to their own camera and chose one ph...

Icon of the event Illustrator as Entrepreneur
Thu Oct 26, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Take a tour of the many hats an illustrator must wear to keep afloat in their creative career. Ashley Barron, the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, will lead this program. Main Floor Program Room. Drop in. No r...

Icon of the event Sushi Making Workshop
Wed Aug 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:55 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a fun, hands-on sushi-making class! Learn about the history of sushi before you draw out your inner sushi chef by creating Makimonos. Take photos to send to your friends and family to prove your culinary genius! V...

Icon of the event PA Day Movie at Bloor
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a special PA day movie program at Bloor. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in. Please call the branch at 416-393-7674 for more details.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 06
Fri Dec 01
Icon of the event Friday Family Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Bring a snack and enjoy a free movie on the big screen. Children must be supervised by a parent or caregiver. Held in Main Floor Program Room. No registration necessary.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 18
Icon of the event What's Your Story North York
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us as we gather to honour the stories of the voices of North York hosted by poet, composer and percussionist Benjamin Hackman. Participants will enjoy readings from the winners of the What's Your Story, North York writin...

Icon of the event Illustrator in Residence Launch Reception
Mon Oct 02, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Join us for the launch of the 2017 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program with illustrator Ashley Barron. Room 224 and the Gallery....