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Icon of the event Barbara Frum Staff Presents The Puppet Show,
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

A stepmother sends her daughter, Olga to visit the witch, Baba Yaga who lives in the forest and eats children. A mouse, a cat, a dog, a servant and some magic help the girl finally escape from Baba Yaga. (Ages 5-12) Drop in, ...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: Hansel and Gretel
Thu Oct 26, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Join us for our spooky puppet show of Hansel and Gretel and a fun craft. Best for all ages. Parents and caregivers welcome. For more information, call 416-396-3865.

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 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 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 Oct 10
Tue Nov 14
Tue Dec 12
Icon of the event Knit & Lit
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Bring your needles and yarn and share ideas, skills or knit socially. We supply teaching and knitting-related books. Call 416-396-3865 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 07
Sat Nov 04
Sat Nov 18
Sat Dec 02
Sat Dec 30
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 Oct 05
Thu Oct 19
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 23
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event What's Your Story North York
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us as we gather to honour the stories of the voices of North York hosted by poet, composer and percussionist Benjamin Hackman. Participants will enjoy readings from the winners of the What's Your Story, North York writin...

Icon of the event Culture Days Mood Painting
Sat Sep 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

In this workshop, a local artist will show you how to create a painting from two unique moods. All supplies provided....

Icon of the event Russian Music and Poetry Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the beautiful Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 18
Wed Nov 15
Wed Dec 20