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

A magical night of wonderful Russian music and poetry.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 22
Icon of the event The Ojibway Storyteller
Wed Jun 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Through the magic of the spoken word, drama and humour, Aaron Bell, The Ojibway Storyteller, shares the teachings and the culture of the First Nations people of Southern Ontario.

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:
Mon Jun 20
Tue Jul 26
Tue Aug 23
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 Jul 22
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event The Power of the Portrait: A Panel Discussion with Toronto Star Photographers
Thu Jun 23, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Star photographers Steve Russell, Melissa Renwick, and Tony Bock discuss how to capture a compelling portrait. Moderated by Richard Lautens....

Icon of the event May Puppet Show and Craft
Fri May 27, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Parliament Street

Join us for a puppet show featuring "Fairy Shoemaker."...

Icon of the event Toronto's Factory Architecture
Tue May 31, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Forest Hill

Toronto was a manufacturing centre for over a century. Architectural historian Marta O'Brien illustrates how striking architecture was used to project prosperity and importance, which has inspired the use of former factories ...

Icon of the event Summer Puppet Show and Craft
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm 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 Jul 22
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event Subdivided : Building Inclusion into the Global City
Mon Sep 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Co-editors Jay Pitters and John Lorinc in coversation about new approaches to city-building....

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 skills.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jul 12
Tue Aug 09
Tue Sep 13