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Icon of the event Afternoon @ The Movies
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 12, 2017 - Thu Dec 21, 2017
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...

Icon of the event Winter Break Movies For Kids
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:
Wed Dec 28
Fri Dec 30
Fri Jan 06
Icon of the event Katori Shinto Ryu Demonstration
Mon Feb 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a demonstration of the techniques of Katori Shinto Ryu performed by Toronto Kenjutsu. Katori Shinto Ryu is a Japanese style of swordsmanship practiced since 1460 AD. It is considered the most ancient of all the ma...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Clergy and Convicts
Thu Jan 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Please join us as David Nitkin talks about the little known story of Toronto?s Central Prison For Men, the worst hell-hole correctional facility in Canada. Insights into the police force, detective procedures, the magistrates...

Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Looking for something to do on your P.A. Day? Come and watch a fun movie at the library! We will be watching the 2016 live action version of Disney's "The Jungle Book". This movie is rated PG. No registration required. Groups...

Icon of the event Holiday Open House
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us as we celebrate the Holiday Season together!...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers: Piano Recital by Joan Zarry
Thu Feb 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Piano recital by Joan Zarry....

Icon of the event Michelle Jean: A Woman of Purpose and Ninth Floor
Wed Feb 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us at the library for a short film festival in honor of Black History Month. The National Film Board of Canada presents: Michaelle Jean - A Woman of Purpose and Ninth Floor. Drop in, no registration required.

Icon of the event Tea and Books
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join library staff for entertaining book talks. Refreshments provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 20
Icon of the event Family Movie Night - The BFG
Fri Feb 17, 2017 | 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....