Toronto Public Library Homepage

Culture, Arts & Entertainment

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

Crazy about Pokemon GO?...

Icon of the event Pokemon GO! Barbara Frum 'Gym' Battle Meet-up
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

This is an open invitation to those on team Instinct, Mystic or...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
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 The Gifts of the Nile :  Royal Ontario Museum
Tue Oct 18, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Royal Ontario Museum Outreach Committee presents The Gifts of the Nile. Ancient Egyptian civilization began about 5,000 years ago along the shores of the Nile River....

Icon of the event Mapping the City
Thu Sep 22, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

How is Toronto being mapped by artists, illustrators and geographers today? Join Daniel Rotsztain, Flavio Trevisan and Marlena Zuber in conversation with Shawn Micallef....

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 Sep 27
Mon Oct 24
Mon Nov 21
Icon of the event SOLD OUT - Midnight Magic
Sat Jul 30, 2016 | 10:30 pm - 12:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Celebrate the release of the eighth story and Harry Potter's birthday! Countdown to midnight with magical activities and live entertainment. Purchase your own copy from Page & Panel: The TCAF Shop or borrow the book while sup...

Icon of the event Summer Puppet Show and Craft
10:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us this summer for our monthly puppet show and craft. For all children and their parents and caregivers. Drop in welcome for families. Daycare and camp groups, please call ahead to register. 416-393-7663....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 26
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!