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Icon of the event Seniors' Month Movie Special:
Thu Jun 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barbara Frum

To celebrate Seniors' Month in June, please join us to see the winner of the 2010 Best Screenplay Award at the Cannes Film Festival. "Poetry", a Korean drama, is considered to be an "achingly exquisite portrait" (Philadelphia...

Icon of the event Aboriginal History Month - Film Festival
Wed Jun 10, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us as we celebrate Aboriginal History Month in June with two films: Martha of the North (83 mins, c2008) and How to Build an Igloo (11 mins, c1949), portraying indigenous life through indigenous lens. National Film Board...

Icon of the event Academic Conference on Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy
Sat Jun 06, 2015 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The 2015 Academic Conference on Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy will take place at the Merril Collection of Science Fiction on Saturday, 6 June, 2015. For further information, please contact the Merril Collection staff a...

Icon of the event Learn the Simple & Easy Steps of Ballroom Dancing!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

You have been asking for it! So get ready and bring out your dancing shoes. Join David Outevski, the talented, graceful and award winning professional dancer and teacher from York University. You will learn the simple steps o...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 14
Thu May 28
Thu Jun 25
Thu Jul 09
Icon of the event 19th Fantastic Pulp Show
Sat May 09, 2015 | All Day
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection are sponsoring the 19th...

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Three Little Pigs: Join us for this classic fairy tale about three pigs and a very naughty wolf. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the performance. For children 4 years and up.

Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day: Bollywood/Hollywood
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Downsview

REEL CANADA presents National Canadian Film Day. This countrywide celebration of Canadian film is an opportunity to join film buffs across the country to watch some of the wonderful films made in Canada. We will be screening ...

Icon of the event Kensington Market Stories
Sun Apr 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come and learn about the unique stories and histories of Kensington Market at the Lillian H. Smith Library on April 19th, 2015!...

Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Nifty Frum Friends welcome you! We are a lively and informal group of retirees who meet in the library on the second Tuesday of every month from 2-4 pm, to exchange news and views on a variety of topics, to listen to a guest ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 14
Tue May 12
Tue Jun 09
Icon of the event Jane's Walk @ Eatonville
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Eatonville

The purpose of the talk is to raise awareness about the upcoming Jane?s Walk weekend (May 1st-3rd) and to encourage those interested to not only get out to as many walks as possible, but also to encourage them to prepare and ...