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Icon of the event Music for the 21st Century: the 3rd annual FilkOntario Concert at the Merril
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

The Friends of the Merril Collection and FilkOntario are co-sponsoring the 3rd Annual Filk Festival, Music for the 21st Century. Music will be created in the lower level of the Lillian Smith Branch on Saturday, March 21, star...

Icon of the event Storyfire
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Long Branch

Toronto Public Library's wonderful storytellers welcome you to Storyfire, a celebration of storytelling that kicks off the 2015 Toronto Storytelling Festival.

Icon of the event Chinese New Year
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm. Free Chinese New Year scr...

Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

Cinderella: celebrate Valentine's Day with a retelling of this classic fairy tale. Free tickets available in person 30 minutes before the performance. For children 4 years and up.

Icon of the event Chinese Brush Painting
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Learn the basics of this art form with an experienced instructor.

Icon of the event Calligraphy
Thu Jan 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Downsview

This course is an introduction to the basic techniques and theory of broad-edge calligraphy. Skilled calligrapher, Kevin King will help participants to study and become familiar with how the pen works through learning the ba...

Icon of the event Barbara Frum's Nifty Frum Friends
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Nifty Frum Friends welcome you! We are a lively and informal group of retirees who meet in the library on the second Tuesday of every month from 2-4 pm, to exchange news and views on a variety of topics, to listen to a guest ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 13
Tue Feb 10
Tue Mar 10
Tue Apr 14
Icon of the event Knitter's Drop-In
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Would you like to share your love of knitting? Want to learn how to knit? Bring your own needles or use ones provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 08
Thu Jan 15
Thu Jan 22
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Icon of the event Monday Night at the Movies
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Port Union

Join us for a great movie. Free admission and you can bring your own refreshments. Contact the branch for a list of movie titles.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 05
Mon Jan 12
Mon Jan 19
Mon Jan 26
Mon Feb 02
Icon of the event Afternoon at the Movies
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
Barbara Frum

Join us for a free afternoon movie twice a month on Thursdays at 2 pm. For upcoming dates and feature films, call the branch at 416-395-5440.