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Icon of the event Poetry Slam
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join the award winning Ian Keteku as he leads this workshop for youth, 13-24 years of age. The workshop will provide youth with mentorship and artistic development opportunities, while allowing them to showcase their artistic...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 03
Tue Nov 10
Icon of the event Documentary Screening: Hidden Sorrows
Fri Nov 06, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us during Holocaust Education Week for a free documentary screening of Hidden Sorrows: Meeting Gypsy (Roma) Survivors of the Holocaust in Romania. This film discusses the deportation of Roma Gypsy?s to concentration camp...

Icon of the event Broadway Musicals with Jordan Klapman
Fri Nov 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

Explore the lives and music of some of Broadway's greatest composers which contributed to the making of The Great American Songbook.Composers like Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Harold Arlen and many more....

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 01, 2015 - Sat Dec 31, 2016
Barbara Frum

Join us for a free afternoon movie twice a month on Thursdays at 2 pm. For upcoming dates and feature films, call the branch at 416-395-5440.

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for free screenings of the great movies presented by...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 21
Wed Nov 18
Wed Dec 16
Wed Jan 20
Icon of the event A Sampling of  Israeli Life ...
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

We love to hear your stories! Come and join Carrie of Toronto as she shares her travel adventures in a mini documentary. You will relive her real life experiences and view touching and humorous anecdotes from her travelog - h...

Icon of the event Sing-a-long with Paul O' Connor
Tue Dec 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Paul O'Connor, popular guitarist and singer, loved by seniors, will bring his favourite songs from the 40's to the 60's. Romantic love songs and theme songs from classic movies will bring you back to the thrills of your youth...

Icon of the event Russian Poetry and Musical Night @ Barbara Frum
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 02, 2016 - Sat Dec 31, 2016
Barbara Frum

It is always a great show! You do not have to be Russian to enjoy the wonderful music and poetry featured in this program. Please join us for another magical night conducted in partnership with North York Community House....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Sanderson
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

Icon of the event Festive Music and Seasonal Readings with Rev.Tim Elliott and Judy Maddren
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Deer Park

Join the fabulous duo Rev. Tim Elliott and former CBC radio host Judy Maddren for a taste of the season. Sing along with musician Tim Elliott on the keyboard and listen to Judy Maddren reading excerpts from seasonal fare.