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Icon of the event Tween Thursdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 10-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Thursdays July 7, 28, August 11, 25, 2-3 PM. Please register in person or...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 11
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

A lively and informal group of older adults meet to exchange news and views on a variety of topics, work on a simple craft and learn a new skill. For more information you may contact the branch at 416-395-5440 or visit in per...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Oct 11
Tue Nov 08
Icon of the event Pokemon GO! Barbara Frum 'Gym' Battle Meet-up
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

This is an open invitation to those on team Instinct, Mystic or...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event I Am Rohingya
Thu Nov 10, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

I Am Rohingya is a play that chronicles the harrowing Rohingya refugee experience from the perspective of Rohingya youth now living in Canada, taking the audience to Myanmar before the violence, through to the forced migratio...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Textile Museum of Canada visits Barbara Frum branch
Sat Nov 05, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn how cloth is made, and weave a bookmark to take home with you. Call 416-395-5440 or visit the branch to register. Registration begins September 2nd. 3rd Floor, Room B.

Icon of the event Storytelling with Diana Tso
Fri Sep 30, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate Culture Days with renowned playwright and storyteller Diana Tso. Be enchanted by stories from around the world....

Icon of the event Light Up Your World!
Fri Oct 28, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

(All Ages) Come celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights at Barbara Frum public library. We will have a Diwali inspired storytime for all ages including a craft for children. Drop-in, no registration required. Main Floor, Sto...

Icon of the event Tuesday Night at the Movies
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humber Summit

Join us for a feature documentary film in our main floor area. A group discussion will follow.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 28
Tue Aug 16
Icon of the event Candy Sushi
Thu Jul 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Come and learn the fun and delicious art of how to turn ordinary candy into candy sushi rolls! Creativity required. Ages 10-16. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440.

Icon of the event Taste of The Caribbean
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Come celebrate the Carnival season on the main floor market place. Join us to learn about the Caribbean culture and Caribana through food, dance and crafts for all! Meet cultural dancer and choreographer Zakiya!