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Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Bata Shoe Museum visits Locke
Sat May 13, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Locke

For ages 4 and up. Registration required.

Icon of the event Charm School Etiquette Workshop
Wed May 03, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Meet Kerry Ann Thomas, former Miss Teen Nubian, Miss Toronto Tourism Public Relations, and Miss Soft and Beautiful Canada, who will be presenting on charm and etiquette. Join us and learn how to be a lady and a gentleman, pro...

Icon of the event Author Talk with Malcolm Sutton: Job Shadowing
Thu Apr 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Toronto author, editor and interdisciplinary artist will discuss his new fiction book Job Shadowing. Sutton's novel delivers an imaginative take on the contemporary crisis in work, particularly as it relates to identity and b...

Icon of the event Nifty Frum Friends Presents: Socrates Cafe @ Barbara Frum with Harry Mingail
Tue Apr 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Socrates Cafe...

Icon of the event March Break Craft
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Locke

Pick up your ticket 1/2 hour before the program at the desk. Limit 20. For ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show:
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

For ages 3 and up. Groups and daycares must book space.

Icon of the event March Break Puppet Show:
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Locke

For ages 3 and up. Groups and daycares must book space.

Icon of the event Andrew
Mon Mar 13, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Location: Locke

A Pocketful of Tune Tales: The Campfire Crew sing their hearts out while drawing on audience participation to bring Fairy tales to life.

Icon of the event Katori Shinto Ryu Demonstration
Mon Feb 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a demonstration of the techniques of Katori Shinto Ryu performed by Toronto Kenjutsu. Katori Shinto Ryu is a Japanese style of swordsmanship practiced since 1460 AD. It is considered the most ancient of all the ma...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies - Black History: Motherland
Thu Feb 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Beautifully crafted and breathtaking in both scope and impact, it's Africa as you have never seen it before! From the same producers of "500 Years Later", Motherland [Enat Hager] is directed by Owen Alik Shahadah, and conside...