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Icon of the event 11th Annual Storytelling Night
Tue Aug 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us in the heart of Little India for an evening of oral storytelling featuring Sarah Abusharar. Stories will be family-friendly and selected from various cultures....

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - The Angry Birds Movie
Fri Sep 16, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a monthly free family movie. Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....

Icon of the event Summer Family Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a free family movie this summer! Bring a blanket, pillow, favourite toy and if you like, wear your pyjamas! Children must be accompanied by an adult as this is a family event....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Icon of the event Culture Days ft. North Indian Classical Dance
Sat Oct 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for Culture Days, as Mushtari Afroz and Radhika Kedige lead an interactive dance workshop for all ages! Performers will demonstrate Kathak, a cultural dance from Northern India that draws on both Hindu and Islamic in...

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | All Day
Location: Pape/Danforth

The course teaches:...

Icon of the event Barbara Frum GO!
Tue Aug 02, 2016 | All Day
Location: Barbara Frum

Crazy about Pokemon GO?...

Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show-
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

(Ages 2-5) A puppet show performance of the book, "Too Many Monsters" by library staff. This story is about Howard the Monster who finally sees daylight after years of living in a dark, scary forest full of mean bully monster...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 11
Sat Oct 29
Icon of the event Candy Sushi
Thu Jul 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Come and learn the fun and delicious art of how to turn ordinary candy into candy sushi rolls! Creativity required. Ages 10-16. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440.

Icon of the event Islamic Heritage Month
Thu Oct 06, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Come celebrate Islamic Heritage Month at Barbara Frum Library with sweet and savoury treats, story time, family craft and music!

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: The Toronto Zoo visits Gerrard/Ashdale branch
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Rock-a-bye Baby is a popular nursery song and this past year, with the arrival of many special Zoo babies, we?ve been singing a lot at the Toronto Zoo. Announcing ONE polar bear cub; TWO giant panda cubs, THREE baby desert g...