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Icon of the event Jewish Music Week: From Kitchen to Carnegie Hall
Thu Jun 02, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Barbara Frum

This event features a lecture from Montreal Women's Orchestra with recorded music. To register, contact Aliza Spiro at 416-638-4492 or email info@jewishweek.com. Location: Room B (3rd floor)

Icon of the event KUT 7 Summer Art Camp
9:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

The KUT 7 proudly presents a Parliament St. Branch Summer Art Camp in partnership with the Milkweed Collective to expand your imagination! Children will enjoy various activities that combine performance, storytelling, music, ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 15
Tue Aug 16
Wed Aug 17
Thu Aug 18
Fri Aug 19
Icon of the event Celebrate Aboriginal History Month: Films
Wed Jun 08, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

From the National Film Board, we present two documentaries: "Inuuvunga" (2004)- I am Inuk. I am alive! featuring eight teens who filmed their coming-of-age stories in an Inuit town showing how hope overcame their struggles; a...

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 10-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration begins...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 11
Thu Aug 25
Icon of the event Aboriginal History Month - Family Film Afternoon
Sat Jun 11, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

This year the National Film Board of Canada has curated a number of family-friendly, general audience short films to celebrate Aboriginal History Month - 8 different films made over 4 decades. From animation to 3D modelling, ...

Icon of the event The Changing Face of Toronto
Ongoing event running from Sat May 14, 2016 - Sat Jul 23, 2016
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A glimpse into the daily lives of the people of Toronto through compelling photographic portraits curated from the Toronto Public Library?s Toronto Star Photograph Archive and the Canadian Documentary Art Collection. Each fac...

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 RUSH SEATS ONLY Julian Barnes
Mon May 30, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Booker Prize winning British author on his new novel The Noise of Time, dedicated to the Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich....

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 Guided Tour of The Changing Face of Toronto
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A free guided tour of The Changing Face of Toronto on display in the TD Gallery....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Tue Jun 07
Tue Jun 14
Tue Jun 21
Tue Jun 28