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Icon of the event Islamic Heritage Month Storytelling Event
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Stories can take you to far away places and show that even though we come from different places our hearts are not that different after all! Join Award-winning author and storyteller Rukhsana Khan, on a story tour of Baghdad,...

Icon of the event Culture Days: It's Cool...It's Ceilidh!
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Ceilidh dance is the 'party dance' of Scotland, Ireland and our own East Coast. This interactive, one-hour program will have everyone dancing together: a rare and wonderful thing! Absolutely no experience necessary! Come joi...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Mare's Egg
Wed Aug 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

When a new pioneer settler needs a work horse to plow his fields, a mischievous farmer convinces him he can hatch a colt from a pumpkin. For ages 3 years and up.

Icon of the event Make a Film in a Day with TIFF
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

This workshop encourages students to experience the art of filmmaking first-hand. Working collaboratively under the guidance of TIFF's pros, they will write, pitch and shoot a short film....

Icon of the event Friday Night at the Movies
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a feature film the last Friday of the month. Ages 12+. Drop-in, no registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 25
Icon of the event Russian Poetry and Music Salons
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians. All are welcome for this free events. Join us and enjoy these warm, supportive and talented afternoons....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 26
Wed Aug 23
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 18
Icon of the event Applefun Puppetry presents:  The Most Amazing Forest Trek
Tue Jul 25, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Locke

Boldly go where few puppets have gone before! The forest is a peaceful place...until some nutty space explorers?? arrive. For ages 3 years and up.

Icon of the event Keep Calm and Colour On
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

Colour your cares away while you enjoy the latest craze of adult colouring. Materials will be provided, or bring your own. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 15
Sat Jul 29
Sat Aug 12
Sat Aug 26
Sat Sep 09
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:
Thu Jul 13
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 10
Thu Aug 24
Thu Sep 07
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 Jul 11
Tue Aug 08
Tue Sep 12
Tue Oct 10