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Icon of the event Let's Draw
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The skill of drawing is not unlike the skill of speaking. You are trying to make a point. Help your language along visually, draw, talk and network here at the Library!


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 29
Icon of the event Literary Speed Dating
Fri Aug 19, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other singles who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates in one evening with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given five minutes to chat with e...

Icon of the event Puppet Show: The Name of the Tree
Wed Aug 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Based on the book by Cecilia Lottridge, this Bantu tale follows a group of animals on their quest for food. Ages 5+. Free tickets are given out 30 minutes before the performance. Groups must book ahead.

Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
Tue Jul 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones. Help select next years titles.

Icon of the event Let's Draw
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The skill of drawing is not unlike the skill of speaking. You are trying to make a point. Help your language along visually, draw, talk and network here at the Library!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Icon of the event Women & Trans Literary Speed Dating
Fri Jun 24, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Want to meet other women and trans folks who share your interests? Literary Speed Dating is a fun and easy way to meet lots of potential dates and friends in one evening, with a cute book-themed twist. Participants are given ...

Icon of the event Maskawisiwin by Rosary Spence
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Celebrated Cree singer, Rosary Spence, will present a performance from her recent musical release, Maskawasiwin. An album infused with the range of Spence's musical abilities, from traditional vocals, to acoustic rhythms, and...

Icon of the event Summer Movie Series
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

If you're a movie buff interested in all the latest films, join us at the Lillian H. Smith branch every third Friday of the month from June to August for our Summer Movie Series. Titles TBA. All welcome, but please note film ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 17
Fri Jul 15
Fri Aug 19
Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Learn basic ways you can keep your bike road-ready this summer. Learn to spot simple issues that affect how your bike operates, such as how to keep your chain running smoothly, how to properly inflate your tires, and more. ...

Icon of the event Bootleggers, Bookmakers and Brothels
Tue Jun 14, 2016 | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Kensington Market Historical Society presents "Bootleggers, Bookmakers and Brothels," a multimedia and performance event featuring:...