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Icon of the event Ballet 101 with Canada's Ballet Jörgen
Fri Aug 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

This program gives kids the opportunity to learn about ballet as a storytelling medium. Children learn basic ballet positions, discover their own ability to convey emotions through movement, see brief selections performed by ...

Icon of the event Smurfs:  The Lost Village
Thu Aug 17, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in S...

Icon of the event A Century of Ontario Photographs
Wed Aug 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation examines some of the highlights of the Archives of Ontario's extensive photograph collections, and explains how these records are managed and preserved. It showcases photographs produced by Ontario governmen...

Icon of the event National Film board of Canada presents:
Fri Aug 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, come and watch a series of short films all about Indigenous Legends!

Icon of the event Summer Family Film: Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Thu Aug 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

A young woman whose father has been imprisoned by a terrifying beast offers herself in his place, unaware that her captor is actually a prince, physically altered by a magic spell. It's a tale as old as time! Rated PG: 1hr 24...

Icon of the event National Film Board of Canada presents:
Fri Aug 04, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Kennedy/Eglinton

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, come and watch a series of short films all about Canada!

Icon of the event Summer Family Film: Pete's Dragon (2016)
Thu Aug 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. Rated PG: 1hr 40min

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 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 Summer Family Film: The LEGO Batman Movie
Thu Jul 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Bruce Wayne must not only deal with the criminals of Gotham City, but also the responsibility of raising a boy he adopted. Rate PG: 1hr 40min