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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 Storytelling through Radio Drama
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Produce, write, perform and record podcasts about local stories with directors Laura Mullin, Chris Tolly, and Gregory Sinclair, former Director of Radio Drama for the CBC....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 07
Mon Oct 12
Wed Oct 14
Mon Oct 19
Wed Oct 21
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 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.

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 Holiday Movies
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us for a movie over the holiday break! Limited space. Groups of 10 or more, please register. Call branch at 416-395-5980 for more details.

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 21
Wed Dec 30
Icon of the event Social Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

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...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 12
Tue Jan 26
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 Holiday Movie
Mon Dec 28, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
York Woods

Join us for a late afternoon movie over the holiday break! All ages, limited space. Groups of 10 or more please register.