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Icon of the event Introduction to Music Improvisation
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Come learn about improvisation and hear spontaneous composition first-hand! Toronto musicians from the Association of Improvising Musicians (AIM) will explain how they improvise together, then show you through a performance! ...

Icon of the event The Complete Works: A Film Screening and Celebration of bpNichol
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

A tribute to the one of 4 horsemen, bpNichol. A screening of the 40 minute film (the first screening in the world, following its premiere at TIFF), a visual display (bpNichol books, prints of his poems, pictures of bp himself...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 04, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Still Alice (2014). Alice Howland, a renowned linguistics professor begins to forget words. Her family's world is turned upside down when she receives a devastating diagnosis. Julianne Moore won the 2015 Best Actress Acade...

Icon of the event Grandparent and Grandchild Movie Day
Thu Jul 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Barbara Frum Branch is proud to present our first Grandparent and Grandchild Movie Day at the Library. We encourage all grandparents and their grandchildren to attend the screening of THE WIZARD OF OZ, the 1939 classic movie...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Two Days, One Night (2014). Sandra (Marion Coutillard) discovers that her colleagues at work have decided to accept a pay bonus, at the expense of her job. She will be allowed to keep her job if over the course of a weekend...

Icon of the event  Movie Afternoons for kids
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Bring your own popcorn and enjoy newly released movies on our large screen! 3rd Floor, Room B. No Registration Required. Drop-in. Call the branch for more details at 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
Wed Aug 19
Wed Aug 26
Wed Sep 02
Icon of the event French film series
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

French film series

Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show-
Fri Oct 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

A puppet show performance of the book, "Tailypo" by library staff. This story is about an old man who eats the tail of a strange creature called the tailypo. Tailypo then returns to seek revenge. Schools please call ahead to ...

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Imitation Game (2014). Based on the real-life story of Alan Turing, portrayed by Benedict Cumberbatch, who led a team of code-breakers at Bletchley Park during World War II. PG. 114 min. Next films in the series: Bir...

Icon of the event Brazilian film series: Vocação do Poder (documentary)
Tue Aug 04, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Subtitled in English. Duration: 110 min....