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Icon of the event Ubuntu Drum and Dance Ensemble Present: The History of Haiti
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Haiti is one of, if not the most important islands in the Caribbean. Its history is one that is a series of powerful stories, of peoples who have struggled with the most basic concept of humanity. That is; that all men and wo...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 08
Fri Feb 09
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 30
Icon of the event P.A. Day Afternoon Movies
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Enjoy a feature film on your PA Day! Limited space in Room 2. First come, first served. No groups permitted.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event New Year's Eve on Saturday!
Sat Dec 30, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Celebrate New Year's Eve early! Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to celebrate the new year with a craft and activities in the Main Floor Program Room. Drop in. No registration needed.

Icon of the event Holiday Break Programs
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us for a variety of programming every day during your holiday break at 1:00pm. Groups of 10 or more people must register, limited space. Children ages 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 27
Thu Dec 28
Fri Dec 29
Tue Jan 02
Wed Jan 03
Icon of the event Puppet Show: Alexander and the Wind Up Mouse
Thu Dec 14, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Long Branch

Alexander wishes his new friend, a toy mouse, could become real. Free tickets available at the branch 30 minutes before the performance.

Icon of the event The Odin String Quartet
Fri Dec 08, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Spadina Road

Join us for an interactive performance of various genres and musical styles with members of The Odin String Quartet, including some holiday pieces. No registration required.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Montgomery's Inn visits Long Branch
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Long Branch

Step back in time with staff from Montgomery's Inn Historic Site and experience what life was like at the Inn. Enjoy a 19th century dance, create an old-fashioned toy and investigate historic objects! Contact the branch for ...

Icon of the event The Road Forward
Tue Nov 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Northern District

A musical documentary from Marie Clements connects a pivotal moment in Canada's civil rights history - the beginnings of Indigenous Nationalism in the 1930s bolstered by the powerful momentum of Indigenous activism today. The...

Icon of the event PA Day Family Fun Movie
2:00 pm - 3:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Palmerston

Enjoy a movie on a big screen in the Palmerston Library Theatre on PA day. Movies are to be determined. For children 3 and up. Drop in...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 17
Fri Jan 19
Fri Feb 16