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Icon of the event Blind Date with a Book for Teens
Ongoing event running from Sun Feb 01, 2015 - Sat Feb 28, 2015
Barbara Frum

Looking for love? Something serious? Maybe just a date for Valentine's Day? Find a match by checking out one of our available books!...

Icon of the event Sushi Making Class
Tue Mar 10, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Join us for a fun, hands-on sushi-making class! Learn about the history of sushi before you draw out your Inner Sushi Chef by creating Makimonos. Take photos to send to your friends and family to prove your culinary genius! V...

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Learn the basics of this art form with an experienced instructor.

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 Jan 13
Tue Feb 10
Tue Mar 10
Tue Apr 14
Icon of the event Half: The Story of a Chinese-Jamaican Son -- with Film Director Jeanette Kong
Fri Feb 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Please join us for this public screening of Jeanette Kong's documentary follwed by a Q&A with the director herself!...

Icon of the event Jim Parker Children's Show
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

A fun family show filled with songs and plenty of audience participation. For children 3 years and up. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the program. Groups must call ahead to book.

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 11
Sat Apr 18
Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 08
Thu Jan 15
Thu Jan 22
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Icon of the event Movie Thrills!
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join Barbara Frum's Youth Advisory Group (YAG) on the last Thursday of the month for a free movie! Ages 14 and up. Feature film to be announced. Don't forget to bring a snack! For more details, please call the branch at 416-3...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 26
Thu Mar 26