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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 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 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 Hands-On Calligraphy and Kimono Demonstration
Sat May 14, 2016 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Eatonville

Presented by AJC Association for Japanese Culture, this hands-on workshop provides participants with an opportunity to write Japanese characters on Japanese paper with SUMI ink, as well as a chance to try out the kimono, a Ja...

Icon of the event Movie Night: BROOKLYN
Fri Apr 29, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Relax and enjoy a free movie at the library. This program is drop-in; no registration required. Don't forget to bring a snack!...

Icon of the event History of Asian Art
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our club and learn the history of Asian Art, as well as how to create your own amazing pieces of artwork. From Chinese paper cutting to...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 02
Mon May 09
Mon May 16
Mon May 23
Mon May 30
Icon of the event Movie Night: SPOTLIGHT
Fri May 27, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Relax and enjoy a free movie at the library. This program is drop-in; no registration required. Don't forget to bring a snack!...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Gardiner Museum visits Long Branch
Sat May 07, 2016 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Long Branch

Did you know that May is Asian Heritage Month? Visit the library to work with the Gardiner Museum's talented ceramists and learn how to make a dragon or fantastic beast out of clay. Don't forget the scales, claws and whiskers...

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 Pride Week Celebration: Stilettos on the Move, a Fashion Show
Tue May 17, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Have you ever wondered what makes drag performers tick? Watch them strut their stuff and reveal the mystery behind their dazzling personas. Join us for an evening of fashion, fun, and flamboyance!...