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Icon of the event Puppet Show - The Name of the Tree
Tue Jul 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sanderson

Join us for a puppet show retelling of this fable! A group of animals searching for food find a tree with fruit but are unable to reach the branches unless they know the name of the tree. Which one will remember the name?...

Icon of the event Teen Flicks!
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join Barbara Frum's Youth Advisory Group (YAG) on the last Thursday of the month for a free movie! Ages 14 and up. Feauture film to be announced. Don't forget to bring a snack! For more details, please call the branch at 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 26
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Wacky Wednesdays
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Bring your own popcorn and enjoy newly released movies on our large screen! Please call the branch for more details, 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 02
Wed Jul 09
Wed Jul 16
Wed Jul 23
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Movie Night
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Watch a feature film on a big screen....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 14
Wed Jun 11
Wed Jul 09
Wed Aug 13
Icon of the event The Forbidden City
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of the China's Emperors. Dr. Chen Shen, the ROM?s Vice President, Senior Curator (Bishop White Chair of East Asian Archaeology) will present a talk on the multiple perspectives and deeper ...

Icon of the event Singing Out - Pride. Music. Belonging.
Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sanderson

Celebrate World Pride 2014 with a special performance by Singing Out, Toronto's largest LGBTQ Community Chorus. Now in its 22nd year, Singing Out is a mixed-voice choir that welcomes singers of diverse backgrounds, sexual ori...

Icon of the event Storytelling: Chinese Folktales
Sat May 24, 2014 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sanderson

Diana Tso retells the ancient Chinese Folktales from dragons to the transformative power of art to the magic of love to bring light in dark times.

Icon of the event Peak Learning.  Rabindranath Tagore and Satyajit Ray with  Kathleen O'Connell.
Tue May 27, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. To celebrate this, join Kathleen O'Connell, South Asia Studies U of T, as she discusses Tagore and Satyajit Ray, the filmaker and director. his lecture...

Icon of the event Movie Night
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Runnymede

Films introduced by Risa Shuman, CBC Sunday Edition film commentator and former TVOntario Saturday Night at the Movies senior producer. Call 416-393-7697 for titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 16
Icon of the event Decluttering 101
Tue Apr 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Professional declutterer Stephen Ilott will lead this interactive workshop on decluttering. For anyone who wants more breathing space in their home and wants to learn how to declutter and organize your living space. Registra...