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Icon of the event School Readiness-Ontario Early Years Centre
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

(Ages 3-4) Children participate in small group learning experiences that support kindergarten expectations. Parents participate in workshops regarding healthy child development and school routines. Register in person or by ca...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 02
Fri Jun 09
Fri Jun 16
Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 easy steps to independence
Sat Jun 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Richview

Help prepare your 10-14 year old to stay home alone safely through this fun and interactive workshop. Parents and children will develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored to meet each family's uniqu...

Icon of the event Handle With Care-Ontario Early Years Centre
2:45 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

(Birth-15 months) This program uses activities, games and discussions that support the social and emotional well-being of children from birth to fifteen months old as well as their parents or caregivers. Register in person or...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 31
Icon of the event Stress Relief through Meditation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Feel yourself transported to another realm by the beautiful chanting of sacred mantras and breathing meditation. This program is drop in and does not require registration. For more information call Barbara Frum Branch at 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 08
Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101 with Cycle Toronto
Thu Jun 29, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

In honour of Bike month, join us at the library to learn everything you need to know to cycle in Toronto!...

Icon of the event Awaken to Your Exquisite Life Now
Tue Sep 19, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Richview

In a fun interactive and supportive environment you will learn strategies on how to receive and open up to the infinite abundance in the universe, practice basic meditation principles to help you connect to your joy, understa...

Icon of the event Toronto Fire Services: Fire and Life Safety
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

A public educator from Toronto Fire Services will provide specific information on the most common causes of home fires; how to prevent fire from ever starting; why the type of building makes a difference in your actions in ca...

Icon of the event Bollywood Fusion Dance
Tue May 30, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Come join us for an hour of fun and dance! Bollywood dance is a fun, energetic dance style used in the Indian film industry. With elements of Indian classical dance, bhangra, and various Western styles, Bollywood's high energ...

Icon of the event Safe Effective Low Back and Core Exercises for People with Bad Backs
Mon Jul 10, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Personal trainer Lorne Opler will demonstrate exercises which are safe and effective for people with low back pain or those at risk for it....