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Icon of the event Sing-a-long with Paul O' Connor
Tue Dec 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Paul O'Connor, popular guitarist and singer, loved by seniors, will bring his favourite songs from the 40's to the 60's. Romantic love songs and theme songs from classic movies will bring you back to the thrills of your youth...

Icon of the event Home Staging
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodside Square

Thinking of selling your home? Learn how to optimize the value of your home with successful staging. Presented by B2B Group, a group of professionals representing a number of industries. Registration begins Sept. 17th. Re...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Black Creek Pioneer Village visits Barbara Frum
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Learn how wool from a sheep's back turns into a shawl or sweater. Tease, card, spin wool and take home your own woolen bracelet....

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 Filmmaker/Visual Humourist Cameron Tingley presents
Fri Oct 23, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Filmmaker / Visual Humourist Cameron Tingley presents his series of short live-action films, LIFE AS WE KNOW IT....

Icon of the event A Sampling of  Israeli Life ...
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

We love to hear your stories! Come and join Carrie of Toronto as she shares her travel adventures in a mini documentary. You will relive her real life experiences and view touching and humorous anecdotes from her travelog - h...

Icon of the event Spoken Word Workshop
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

The pen is mightier than the sword.......


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 07
Wed Oct 14
Wed Oct 21
Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Bata Shoe Museum visits Bloor/Gladstone
Sat Oct 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Have you ever wanted to feel a sealskin boot or touch a shoe made from a tire? Well now is your chance! Join the Bata Shoe Museum staff and touch and examine museum objects up close while hearing the fascinating stories behin...

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 Movie Night: STILL ALICE
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bloor/Gladstone

Relax and enjoy a free movie at the library. This program is drop-in; no registration required. Don't forget to bring a snack!...