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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 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 Heritage Trees-Preserving our Natural Roots
Tue May 05, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Taylor Memorial

The questions, "What is a heritage tree?" and "Why is it important to protect them?" are answered in this lively, illustrated talk. Drawing on the Ontario Heritage Tree Alliance?s toolkit and using a special red oak found in ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Gibson House Museum visits Locke
Sat May 02, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Locke

Join costumed interpreters from the Gibson House Museum and discover historic toys and games! These hands-on activities are available for everyone to come and play with at the library....

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 ...

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 TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Sat Apr 25
Sat May 02
Sat May 09
Icon of the event An Afternoon of Roma Stories
Tue Apr 07, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

The world has turned over since those days, just as you might turn it over with a spade. In those days animals could talk sometimes and trees too, and there were witches and dragons about..." So begins the Roma tale. Stret...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
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.