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Icon of the event Long Branch Book Club
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Long Branch

Drop in for a lively discussion of popular books. A list of titles and copies of monthly selections are available at the branch.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 31
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Petunia
Thu Jan 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Petunia finds a book a thinks it makes her wise to have it in her possession. Free tickets available 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event Albrect Durer with Professor Dawn Cunningham
Tue Jan 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Deer Park

Born in Nuremberg in 1471, Albrecht Dürer's innovative drawings, paintings, and prints led to his acclaim on both sides of the Alps. In his art, he sought knowledge and beauty by combining Northern artists' love of detail w...

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - A Holiday Concert with Cellist Amina Holloway and Friends
Thu Dec 08, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to Cellist Amina Holloway and friends perform a holiday concert....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Toronto Photographer Peter MacCallum
Thu Dec 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Spend an enjoyable afternoon listening to acclaimed Toronto photographer Peter MacCallum. He will talk about and present pictures of his new book, "Documentary Projects, 2005-20015," which centres on Toronto subjects....

Icon of the event CANCELLED - Film Club: Things Arab Men Say
Wed Nov 30, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

This engaging documentary introduces us to Jay, Ghassan, Faisal, Adnan, Falah, Bashar and Ramey, who spend an afternoon in a barber shop discussing work, family, politics, and religion while getting haircuts and a shave. We b...

Icon of the event The Great American Songbook?  Part 2
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Professional musician/musicologist Jordan Klapman takes us on a very entertaining (and educational!)...

Icon of the event Family Movie Night: Finding Dory
Fri Nov 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Come enjoy a family movie night with Finding Dory....

Icon of the event Orchardviewers - Discovering Canada's Bruce Trail
Thu Nov 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Northern District

The Bruce Trail is the oldest and longest marked hiking trail in Canada, with 890 km of trail between Niagara and Tobermory. Built and maintained by volunteers, it spans the spectacular Niagara Escarpment, a UNESCO World Bios...

Icon of the event Rakhshan Bani-E'temad. Iranian Film Director. Discussion by Prof. Kay Armatage
Tue Nov 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

One of Iran?s ?premier? film directors, Rakhshan Banietemad excels in representing contemporary situations, often in relation to the changing roles of women but also covering a broad spectrum of social issues including war, p...