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Icon of the event WILD musical fun with David Fox
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Come join us for our Summer Reading Club wrap-up party! This musical experience is a fun and interactive program for the whole family. The children are the band, working and playing with a great variety of puppets and musical...

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 Wild Stories
Wed Jul 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Join storyteller-in-residence Neil Marlow for an afternoon of Wild and wondrous tales. Ages 5+. Groups please call ahead.

Icon of the event Youth Cartooning & Animation
Wed Jul 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Animator and character designer, Enzo Avolio, leads this exciting workshop for youth. Enzo has over 20 years of experience and has animated for both Warner Bros. and Disney T.V. He has designed characters on shows such as G...

Icon of the event Strings Attached Orchestra Chamber Group
Fri Jul 08, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library brings you Strings Attached Orchestra Chamber Group. Enjoy an assortment of music from the 17th to the 21st century. Popular music, Jazz and the Classics. All are welc...

Icon of the event Tween Thursdays
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Are you between the ages of 10-16 and looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Join us for Tween Thursdays at the Barbara Frum Branch. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration begins...


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Icon of the event TD Summer Reading Club Launch Party!
Wed Jul 06, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Come out and Celebrate the start of this years Summer Reading Club with a WILD activity, craft, and song! Groups please call ahead.

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 Indigenous Legends & Stories: Films
Fri Jun 17, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Join us in celebrating Aboriginal History Month. We will be showing 8 short movies from the National Film Board of Canada. From animation to 3D modelling, Mi'gmaq and Inuit traditions, these family-friendly films preserve Ind...