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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
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 National Canadian Film Day : Breakaway
Wed Apr 19, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

In celebration of National Canadian Film Day, the Thorncliffe Branch will host a screening of "Breakaway" (99 min, Rated PG). "Breakaway" was listed in the "150 Canadian Films" list by Reel Canada. Drop-in program, no registr...

Icon of the event Family Movies
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

G Rated movies for the whole family....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 31
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 26
Icon of the event How to Live a Happy and Meaningful Life (Part 1: On Happiness)
Tue Mar 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

What makes you happy and stay happy - wealth, health or success? Come join Mr. Roch Cheng, a clinical counselor. He will bring you a possibly different way of looking at life - a way that you probably knew all along but never...

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 Mar 14
Tue Apr 11
Tue May 09
Tue Jun 13
Icon of the event Knit & Lit
1:00 pm - 2:00 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 Mar 11
Sat Mar 25
Sat Apr 08
Sat Apr 22
Sat May 06
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 Mar 09
Thu Mar 23
Thu Apr 06
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 11