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Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Family Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Come and enjoy movies suitable for the whole family. For more information call 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 07
Fri Jul 14
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Icon of the event Nifty Frum Friends Presents: Socrates Cafe @ Barbara Frum with Harry Mingail
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Socrates Cafe:...

Icon of the event P.A. Day: Family Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Join us for a PA Day movie! Drop-in.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 09
Fri Jun 30
Icon of the event Beyond Al Jolson: The Jazz Singer and its Remakes Alan Edelstein
Wed May 24, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a compelling and unique JMW presentation, in which Oscar-nominated American filmmaker Alan Edelstein dissects and discusses the music and the nuance of the timeless tale The Jazz Singer. Retold on screen in every ...

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 May 11
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 08
Thu Jun 22
Thu Jul 13
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 May 09
Tue Jun 13
Tue Jul 11
Tue Aug 08
Icon of the event Food Demonstration: Mochi Making
Mon May 08, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by learning to make your own mochi. All ages are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult....

Icon of the event Canadian Arabic Orchestra
Sat May 06, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Eatonville

Join us for an afternoon of music with the Canadian Arabic Orchestra....

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 May 06
Sat May 20
Sat Jun 03
Sat Jun 17
Sat Jul 15
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...