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Icon of the event Movie: What Our Fathers Did: A Nazi Legacy
Wed Nov 08, 2017 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Niklas Frank and Horst von Wachter, each the son of high ranking Nazi officers, are the focus of this haunting documentary directed by David Evans. Their attempts to reconcile their father's complicity in the Holocaust, each ...

Icon of the event Knit & Crochet Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Want to learn how to knit or crochet with a fun group of people? Join our Knit & Crochet Circle on Tuesdays 3:30-5:30 pm (Periodical Lounge).


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

Join us each week for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Mon Nov 13
Mon Nov 20
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Textile Museum visits York Woods
Sat Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Learn how cloth is made, and weave a bookmark to take home with you. Contact the branch for more info.

Icon of the event Street Dance Theatre Creation Discussion
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Open drop in community discussion around the creative dance process with Mix Mix Dance Collective.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01
Wed Nov 08
Wed Nov 15
Wed Nov 22
Icon of the event Barbara Frum Staff Presents The Puppet Show,
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

A ghost, a vampire, a mummy and a bat work together to help the witch release a pumpkin from its vine. The witch then makes a pumpkin pie to share with her four friends. (Ages 3-5) Drop in, no registration required. Groups pl...

Icon of the event Hip-Hop Dance Crew
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Do you love to dance or want to learn how? Learn the basics of hip hop with Coach Kim from the dance group Bucc & Flvr. Mondays October 16 - November 20, 4:30-5:30 in the Youth Hub, 3rd Floor.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Mon Nov 13
Mon Nov 20
Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movies
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a feature film on your PA Day! Limited space in Room 2. First come, first served. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event Henna Design and Technique
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Are you curious about the meaning behind Henna Design? Do you want to learn how to create your own designs? Then join us in the Youth Hub for a free workshop! Ages 13-19. Drop-in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Holiday Break Programs
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for a variety of programming every day during your holiday break at 1:00pm. Groups of 10 or more people must register, limited space. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 27
Thu Dec 28
Fri Dec 29
Tue Jan 02
Wed Jan 03