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Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Come out and have your say. A lively and informal group of older adults meet in a welcoming space to chill, exchange news and views on a variety of topics, work on a simple craft and learn a new skill. For more information yo...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 11
Tue Aug 08
Tue Sep 12
Tue Oct 10
Icon of the event The Economic Impact of the Toronto Caribbean Carnival
Mon Jul 10, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A half-hour talk and slideshow presentation, followed by a question-and-answer session with Denise Herrera-Jackson, CEO of the Festival Management Committee, that focuses on the economic impact of a festival....

Icon of the event Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too with Jonny Sun
Tue Jul 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us for a discussion on Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too by Jonny Sun. Presented in partnership with and books available for purchase courtesy of Page & Panel.

Icon of the event Russian Poetry and Music Salons
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians. All are welcome for this free events. Join us and enjoy these warm, supportive and talented afternoons....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 26
Wed Aug 23
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 18
Icon of the event Puppet Shows at Parliament
10:30 am - 10:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for our monthly puppet show. Every month is a whole new show!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 20
Thu Aug 17
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Jul 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Jackie (2016) A portrait of Jacqueline Kennedy (Natalie Portman) in the days following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The film captures the pain and the dignity of the First Lady as she learns to cope with ...

Icon of the event Destination Canada
Ongoing event running from Sat May 20, 2017 - Sun Jul 30, 2017
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

La La Land (2016) In a glorious, colourful return to the movie musical, this film finds Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a committed jazz musician, and Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, developing a relationship while followin...

Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson : Separating Fact from Fiction
Tue Jul 18, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cultural historian Gregory Klages reviews the historical records related to Tom Thomson's mysterious passing....

Icon of the event Canada's Birthday Party
Fri Jun 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Come celebrate Canada's birthday at the library!