Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Culture Days: Bollywood Hip-Hop Dance
Fri Sep 28, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

A fun fusion of Bollywood and Hip-Hop, Culture Shock Toronto's interactive dance sessions for participants to explore movement and music from both styles to get everybody grooving! An instructor will lead participants through...

Icon of the event Halloween Shorts (Ages 3-5)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Please join us for classic Halloween shorts double feature each week of October. Titles include Curious George, Sesame Street, and Charlie Brown. Drop in. No registration required. All children and parents are welcome. Main F...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 01
Mon Oct 08
Mon Oct 15
Mon Oct 22
Mon Oct 29
Icon of the event TIFF Movie Talks: Midnight in Paris
Thu Oct 04, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us for an afternoon screening of the movie, ...

Icon of the event Learning Circle:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Learning circles at the library are study groups guided by staff for people who want to take a free online course together in a welcoming space. Learners meet weekly and work together through the course material.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 12
Fri Oct 19
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Icon of the event Accessing and Preserving Family Heirlooms
Wed Oct 10, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us at Barbara Frum branch for a presentation that explores best practices for storing personal treasures by Archives of Ontario, with a particular focus on paper records. Participants will learn how to care for their fam...

Icon of the event Hand Drum Circle
Sat Oct 13, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Morningside Library hosts Aqua with a Hand Drumming Circle. This workshop encompasses teachings of the hand drum and how it is used in ceremony. The drum allows your heartbeat to connect to the earthÂ’s heartbeat. A beautiful ...

Icon of the event Russian Music and Poetry Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the beautiful Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 17
Wed Nov 14
Wed Dec 12
Icon of the event Russian Music and Poetry Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the beautiful Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 17
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 14
Wed Dec 12
Icon of the event Puppet Show-
Thu Oct 25, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Barbara Frum

A puppet show performance of the book, "The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything" written by Linda Williams and performed by library staff. This story is about an old lady who puts to good use some animated objects ...