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Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

"Bzindamowin" (Learning from Listening) is an experience rooted in Anishinaabe oral tradition that includes active oral knowledge transmission through stories, teachings, and legends....

Icon of the event A History of Everyday Things with Simon Waegemaekers Umbrellas
Thu Apr 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Umbrellas have a fascinating history which goes back at least 4,000 years in many parts of the world. However, it is only in the last 200 years that they have become accepted in western society. The talk will look at the fas...

Icon of the event Author Talk with Malcolm Sutton: Job Shadowing
Thu Apr 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Toronto author, editor and interdisciplinary artist will discuss his new fiction book Job Shadowing. Sutton's novel delivers an imaginative take on the contemporary crisis in work, particularly as it relates to identity and b...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Sanderson
Sat May 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

Have fun working with our ceramic artists and make a miniature canoe and paddle out of clay. Contact the branch for registration info.

Icon of the event Nifty Frum Friends Presents: Socrates Cafe @ Barbara Frum with Harry Mingail
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Socrates Cafe...

Icon of the event Jewellery: Design  and Power in Ancient Times
Tue May 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Jewellery has played an important role in the evolution of design...

Icon of the event Afternoon @ The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for popular and entertaining movie titles on select Thursday afternoons from 2-4 pm. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. For more details, please visit branch in person or call 416-395-5440. Location: Auditorium (3...


Upcoming Dates:
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Thu Apr 20
Thu May 11
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 08
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 Apr 11
Tue May 09
Tue Jun 13
Tue Jul 11
Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day - Away From Her
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Sanderson

In celebration of National Canadian Film Day, the Sanderson Branch will host a screening of "Away From Her" (110 min, Rated PG). "Away From Her" was listed in the "150 Canadian Films" list by Reel Canada....

Icon of the event Storytelling with Esther Osche
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Esther Osche, Ojibwa storyteller and Manitoulin Island resident, will tell stories about the connections between humans, animals, thunder beings, water and wind spirits in an authentic experience that incorporates drum and so...