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Icon of the event PA Day Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a great children's movie. For more information, call the branch at 416-395-5440. Drop-in, no registration required. 3rd Floor, Room B.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Icon of the event Reptilia Meet & Greet
Tue Jul 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Would you like to meet an alligator? Reptilia features "Mister Toothy" along with a tortoise, lizards, and more. Stop by the library this summer to get up and personal with a few interesting critters! Ages 3+...

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 Tween Thursdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 10-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration begins...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 11
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event The Roses in My Carpets
Thu Oct 13, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

October is Islamic History Month. Please join us for a story telling event to commemorate the occasion. Barbara Frum is please to present Rukhsana Khan, a children's author and storyteller, who will perform The Roses in My Ca...

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 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 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event Taste of The Caribbean
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Come celebrate the Carnival season on the main floor market place. Join us to learn about the Caribbean culture and Caribana through food, dance and crafts for all! Meet cultural dancer and choreographer Zakiya!

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 KUT 7 Summer Art Camp
9:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Children will enjoy various activities that combine performance, storytelling, music, dance and visual arts elements to tell one complete story. Ages 8-12. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration st...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 22
Tue Aug 23
Wed Aug 24
Thu Aug 25
Fri Aug 26