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Icon of the event Books to Film
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Read the book then see the film at our monthly movie night! The book will be available at the Sanderson Branch a month before the screening....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 28
Icon of the event Ensemble Topaz - Music and Dance of the East
Fri Sep 29, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Ensemble Topaz invites participation in this behind-the-scenes performance and workshop that illuminates the music and dance cultures of Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus, including Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and Arme...

Icon of the event Islamic Heritage Month Storytelling Event
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Stories can take you to far away places and show that even though we come from different places our hearts are not that different after all! Join Award-winning author and storyteller Rukhsana Khan, on a story tour of Baghdad,...

Icon of the event Barbara Frum Staff Presents The Puppet Show,
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

A stepmother sends her daughter, Olga to visit the witch, Baba Yaga who lives in the forest and eats children. A mouse, a cat, a dog, a servant and some magic help the girl finally escape from Baba Yaga. (Ages 5-12) Drop in, ...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Runnymede

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 11
Sat Nov 18
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02
Icon of the event TIFF: Special Effects Makeup
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the youth hub to experiment with creating special effects makeup. Choose between sci-fi/fantasy or action/horror themes. Learn about various makeup techniques while transforming each other into fairies, superheroes...

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 Oct 10
Tue Nov 14
Tue Dec 12
Icon of the event Culture Days: Arabesque Canada
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Deer Park

Arabesque Canada is a dance company and school founded and directed by highly acclaimed choreographer Yasmina Ramzy....

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 Sep 27
Wed Oct 18
Wed Dec 20
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...