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Icon of the event First Nations Drumming
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us for drumming, singing and dancing in celebration of Indigenous Celebrations. Presented by the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto.

Icon of the event Nifty Frum Friends Presents: Socrates Cafe @ Barbara Frum with Harry Mingail
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Socrates Cafe:...

Icon of the event North American Jules Verne Society Conference
Sat Jun 10, 2017 | All Day
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The North American Jules Verne Society Conference: attendees will present papers relating to Jules Verne: science fiction, steampunk, and given the anniversary, the historical understanding of the region, which Verne encount...

Icon of the event North American Jules Verne Society Conference
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | All Day
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The North American Jules Verne Society Conference: attendees will present papers relating to Jules Verne: science fiction, steampunk, and given the anniversary, the historical understanding of the region which Verne encounter...

Icon of the event Let's Draw
Thu Jun 01, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Drawing with oil sticks. A program for newcomer Seniors to have an opportunity to do something creative and practice English. Space is limited, please register by calling 416-393-7746.

Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day - Meatballs
Fri May 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Celebrate Canadian National Film Day 150 with a free screening of Meatballs (1979, dir. Ivan Reitman). What could more Canadian than summer camp in the wild and woolly near north? Bill Murray pranks and flirts as he tries to ...

Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 26
Tue Jul 25
Fri Jul 28
Icon of the event Beyond Al Jolson: The Jazz Singer and its Remakes Alan Edelstein
Wed May 24, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for a compelling and unique JMW presentation, in which Oscar-nominated American filmmaker Alan Edelstein dissects and discusses the music and the nuance of the timeless tale The Jazz Singer. Retold on screen in every ...

Icon of the event 21st Fantastic Pulp Show
Sat May 13, 2017 | All Day
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The 21st Fantastic Pulp Show, sponsored by the Friends of the Merril Collection, will take place in the basement of the Lillian Smith branch between 10AM and 5PM on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Collectible science fiction and fant...

Icon of the event Afternoon @ The Movies
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for popular and entertaining movie titles on select Thursday afternoons from 2-4 pm. You may bring your popcorn and snacks. For more details, please visit branch in person or call 416-395-5440. Location: Auditorium (3...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 11
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 08
Thu Jun 22
Thu Jul 13