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Icon of the event Grandparent and Granchild Movie Day
Thu Jul 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Barbara Frum is proud to present our first Grandparent and Grandchild Movie Day at the Library. We encourage all grandparents and their grandchildren to attend the screening of THE WIZARD OF OZ, the 1939 classic movie. Brin...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Join us on Monday afternoons to watch a selection of great movies for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 06
Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 02
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
Ongoing event running from Tue Jun 16, 2015 - Tue Dec 22, 2015
Eatonville

Join us for a great evening of conversation about any topic of mutual interest, exchange information, experience and knowledge, meet others in the neighbourhood with the same interest, make new friends, organize trips or visi...

Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating
Fri Jun 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet others who are interested in the same thing?...

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 Spotlight on Films from Turtle Island: Martha of the North
Wed Jun 10, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Martha of the North directed by Marquise Lepage (2008, 83 min.)...

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 Jun 09
Tue Sep 08
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 A Kensington State of Mind: Kensington Market in Contemporary Literary Contexts
Thu Jun 04, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Three authors, Sean Dixon, Amy Lavendar Harris and Michael Albert Ross consider the representation of Toronto's Kensington Market in their work....