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Icon of the event Happy Hounds
Wed Jul 26, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Ready to meet some well-behaved dogs? Learn the basics of being a good pet owner, and get some tips and tricks to train a furry friend. The gang from Swansea Dog Obedience Club will be hosting this special program just for ...

Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of popular books. A list of titles and copies of monthly selections are available at the branch.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 25
Icon of the event A Summer of French Films:Attila Marcel
Mon Jul 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Thirty-year-old Paul lives in a Parisian apartment with his aunts, two elderly aristocrats who have looked after him since he was two years old and who dream of seeing him become a virtuoso pianist. Isolated from the outside ...

Icon of the event Stories from Canada's Past
Thu Jul 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join resident storyteller, Neil Marlow, with the retelling of some favourite Canadian Stories....

Icon of the event Monthly Movie Night at Palmerston Library Theatre
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Watch a free movie on a big screen in our air-conditioned and accessible Palmerston Library Theatre - carefully selected new titles. Once a month on a Thursday night at 6:00pm. All are welcome. For more information, call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 20
Thu Aug 17
Thu Sep 21
Thu Oct 19
Icon of the event Summer Afternoon at the Movies
Thu Jul 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

20th Century Women (2016) Set in 1979 Santa Barbara, a mother (Annette Bening) enlists the help of a young woman, a teenage neighbor and a boarder to help give her adolescent son the skills he needs to become a successful adu...

Icon of the event Puppet Show:  Anansi and the Moss Covered Rock
Thu Jul 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

West African tale from picture book by Eric Kimmel. Anansi the spider used a strange rock to trick the other animals, until Bush Deer teaches him a lesson. Followed by a short film....

Icon of the event Jones Book Club
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jones

Join the Jones Book Club for fun-filled and engaging literary discussions. We meet on the third Wednesday of every month, 6:30 p.m. Call the branch at 416-393-7715 for more details. Current title available for pick-up at the ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 19
Wed Aug 16
Icon of the event Mad Science: True North Science
Wed Jul 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Mad Science presents an interactive, exciting workshop featuring Canadian science. Junior scientists will get to experience hands-on experiments and discoveries while they learn about Canada's contributions to science over t...

Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson : Separating Fact from Fiction
Tue Jul 18, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cultural historian Gregory Klages reviews the historical records related to Tom Thomson's mysterious passing....