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Icon of the event The Gods of Asgard
Sat Oct 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Calling all inhabitants of Midgard, Asgard, and Jotunheim, especially those fans of the "Magnus Chase" series! Join us in fun and games in celebration of the new book, "Magnus Chase and the Hammer of Thor". Learn about Norse ...

Icon of the event Halloween Howl
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Come in costume ready to scare up a "howling good time"! Shiver to scary stories, go on a pumpkin hunt and make your very own batty headband! For families with children ages 6 and up.

Icon of the event Winter Break Movies For Kids
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a great children's movie. For more information, call the branch at: 416-395-5440. Drop-in, no registration required. 3rd Floor, Room B.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 28
Fri Dec 30
Wed Jan 04
Fri Jan 06
Icon of the event PA Day Movie
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

A feature film to be announced. Drop-in, no registration required. 3rd Floor, Room B.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 07
Fri Nov 18
Icon of the event Holiday Storytime From Around The World
Fri Dec 16, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

(All Ages) Join us for a wonderful storytime from around the world! Let's celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas and Kwanzaa! Drop-in, no registration required. Main Floor, Story Room.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Mackenzie House visits Parliament St. branch
Sat Oct 22, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Parliament Street

Learn how newspapers and images were created in the 19th century. Print your own souvenir. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Light Up Your World!
Fri Oct 28, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

(All Ages) Come celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights at Barbara Frum public library. We will have a Diwali inspired storytime for all ages including a craft for children. Drop-in, no registration required. Main Floor, Sto...

Icon of the event The Roses in My Carpets
Thu Oct 13, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

October is Islamic History Month. Please join us for a story telling event to commemorate the occasion. Barbara Frum is please to present Rukhsana Khan, a children's author and storyteller, who will perform The Roses in My Ca...

Icon of the event Beginner Ukulele Club at Parliament Branch
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

New to the ukulele? Interested in jamming with other newbies?...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 13
Thu Oct 27
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 24
Thu Dec 08
Icon of the event PA Day Movie - The Little Prince (2015)
Fri Oct 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Rediscover one of the most beloved stories of all time. From Mark Osborne, Academy Award nominated director of Kung Fu Panda, comes the first-ever animated feature film adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's iconic masterpi...