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Icon of the event Chinese Calligraphy for Beginners
Wed Nov 02, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn the basics of Chinese calligraphy. It requires lots of concentration and practice. Before the end of the session, learners will be able to write simple Chinese characters on ...

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 Orchardviewers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to a range of performers and speakers. From author visits to musicians you will enjoy our entertainment on a weekly basis. Our 2016 fall sessions will host poets, singers, explorers and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 20
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:
Thu Aug 25
Fri Aug 26
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's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

A lively and informal group of older adults meet to exchange news and views on a variety of topics, work on a simple craft and learn a new skill. For more information you may contact the branch at 416-395-5440 or visit in per...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 13
Tue Oct 11
Tue Nov 08
Tue Dec 13
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 Friday Movie Matinee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Join us for a free movie at the library! Please see upcoming dates below, and ask Pape/Danforth staff for more information (416-393-7727)...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 26
Fri Sep 23
Fri Oct 28
Fri Nov 25
Icon of the event Light Up Your World!
Fri Oct 28, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

(All Ages) Come celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights at Barbara Frum public library. We will have a Diwali inspired storytime for all ages including a craft for children. Drop-in, no registration required. Main Floor, Sto...

Icon of the event Family Movie Night - The Secret Life of Pets
Fri Dec 02, 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....