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Icon of the event Storytellers from Away--Michael Parent
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Visiting from Maine, Michael...

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 Paint with ME
Wed Mar 18, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Danforth/Coxwell

Using acrylic and canvas mediums, Erin Reece will guide each participant step by step to recreate her rendition of the classic "The Scream" by Edvard Munich....

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 Family Literacy Day ft. Lenny Graf
Fri Jan 23, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Danforth/Coxwell

Music and literature go together like hamburgers and french fries! Join us for a musical event featuring Lenny Graf for some fun music and activities....

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 Long Branch Open House
Sat Dec 06, 2014 | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Long Branch

Enjoy a seasonal cup of hot chocolate at the end of the Etobicoke Lakeshore Santa Claus Parade.

Icon of the event PA Day Family Movie:  How to train your dragon 2 (PG, 102mins)
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the centre of a battle to procted the peace.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 05
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 Dec 04
Thu Dec 11
Thu Dec 18
Icon of the event Family Night Puppet Show
Tue Dec 02, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Long Branch

The Stolen Tarts: The queen is making tarts for Christmas. When the tarts turn out disastrously, the knave steals the tarts in a plot to protect the queen. Free tickets available in person, 30 minutes before the performance. ...