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Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Tue Jul 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen gives kids the opportunity to learn about ballet as a storytelling medium. Children will learn basic ballet positions, discover their own ability to convey emotions through movement, see...

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....

Icon of the event Brazilian film series:  A Luz do Tom (documentary)
Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Subtitled in English. Duration: 88 min....

Icon of the event The Royal Ontario Museum Presents Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano
Mon Oct 05, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The presentation provides an overview of the dramatic story of this ancient civilization frozen in time. Casts of those lost in the catastrophe are among the exhibition's highlights. The exhibition includes approximately 200 ...

Icon of the event Pan Am Games & Fun
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Forest Hill

Celebrate the upcoming TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games with crafts, activities, and games for children age 6 to 12. Registration not required. Siblings welcome! Call 416-393-7706 for more information.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 09
Sat Jul 11
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Sat Jul 25
Icon of the event Brazilian film series: Trópico da Saudade (documentary)
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Subtitled in English. Duration: 71 min....

Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Tue Sep 01, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Theory of Everything (2014). The story of cosmologist Stephen Hawking and his wife Jane, and their life together as Hawking pursues his study of time and Jane supports him through his life with ALS. Eddie Redmayne won t...

Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Nifty Frum Friends welcome you! We are a lively and informal group of retirees who meet in the library on the second Tuesday of every month from 2-4 pm, to exchange news and views on a variety of topics, to listen to a guest ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Tue Oct 13
Icon of the event Rembrandt:  The Night Watch
Fri Oct 02, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Rembrandt's 1642 group portrait has inspired painters, sculptors, authors, filmmakers - and even a FlashMob. This lecture will explore The Night Watch: the painting itself, its place in the history of Dutch militia portraits...

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...